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Vocational Nursing Program in Modesto, CA

Can you see yourself committing your life to serving the health and well-being of others in a vocational nursing role? IOT’s vocational nursing programs in Modesto can help you find your place in this exciting, growing area of nursing care through our diploma program. This program rarely has a waiting list and can be completed in as little as three semesters.

A community of learning

Your Modesto vocational nurse training program can prepare you through a supportive network of peers and instructors that enhances classroom instruction combined with real-world clinical experiences in skilled nursing facilities, outpatient care centers, physicians’ offices and public health settings.

IOT wants to give you as many advantages as possible, so we pay your NCLEX-PN licensing exam fee so you can better focus on your learning and career goals.

Training that transfers to your career

IOT’s vocational nursing coursework emphasizes skills and knowledge you can directly apply to your work setting. Areas of focus include:

  • Administering prescribed medications
  • Collecting patient data
  • Monitoring patient health in long-term care and acute care settings
  • Performing medical treatments as prescribed
  • Providing basic nursing care

Where can I work?

Vocational nurses have the opportunity to work in a variety of health care settings supporting other nursing professionals and physicians. As a vocational nurse, you can serve in a wide range of care settings such as:

  • Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Insurance Companies
  • Labs
  • Nursing Homes

Hours of Instruction/Program Length

This program is 1,575 hours and 59 quarter credit hours. Classes are held Monday through Friday, with occasional weekends possible, for 51 weeks. Various shift schedules may be required for clinical rotations. See your admissions representative for available class times.

Get Started

If you’re looking for a California licensed vocational nurse program in the Stockton, Modesto, Turlock & Ceres area, look no further than IOT for training that can prepare you to pursue your licensure and a career you can be passionate about! Contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.

Campus Performance (Full-Time Course)

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 73%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 63%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between October 1, 2014 and September 30, 2015 are included in this calculation. 0.0% of the graduates, (or 0 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 68%

Program Cost: $31,005.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 59 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $16,408.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $4,445.75
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 76%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 64%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between October 1, 2014 and September 30, 2015 are included in this calculation. 0.0% of the graduates, (or 0 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 74%

BPPE On-time Completion Rate: 71%
BPPE Placement Rate: 45%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 100% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2016 are included in this calculation. 0.9% of the graduates, (or 1 graduate), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 72%

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
+ Program Cost

Program Cost: $31,005.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 59 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $16,408.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $4,445.75
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

+ Program Performance

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 76%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 64%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between October 1, 2014 and September 30, 2015 are included in this calculation. 0.0% of the graduates, (or 0 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

ACCSC License Examination Pass Rate: 74%

BPPE On-time Completion Rate: 71%
BPPE Placement Rate: 45%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program within 100% of normal program length and were scheduled to graduate in 2016 are included in this calculation. 0.9% of the graduates, (or 1 graduate), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, become incarcerated, are called to active military duty, are international students that leave the United States or do not have a visa allowing employment in the United States, or are continuing their education in an accredited or bureau-approved postsecondary institution. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education regulations for calculating annual programmatic placement rates.

BPPE License Examination Pass Rate: 72%

+ Occupational Outcomes

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
29-2061 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses