Learn more about becoming a Licensed Vocational Nurse. Find out more about how CDI gets you licensed and working in 13 months. The Career Development Institute has been educating new nurses and kickstarting their exciting new careers in healthcare since 1998. We are proud of the work we do with our students and continually demonstrate our success with the professional accomplishments of our graduates. Please see some of the reasons we believe it’s time for you to discover how we became one of the top nursing schools in Los Angeles.
1. 100-Percent Pass Rate on the NCLEX-PN for 5 years in a row.
At CDI, you will enjoy supervised study in preparation for the National Council Licensure Examination for Vocational Nursing (NCLEX-PN) exam during the final section of your course. This includes hundreds of practice questions so when it comes time to take the exam, you’re confident and ready.
2. Small Class Sizes and Free Tutoring Services
We keep our class sizes small, so each incoming student gets the amount of attention he or she needs to succeed. Our instructors have decades of experience in the nursing and healthcare fields, so you’re learning from true professionals who understand the workforce. CDI also provides free tutoring services as well to help you keep pace with our challenging and exciting coursework.
3. Full Accreditation
CDI has met the tough standards of the most important nationally-recognized accreditation organizations, so your degree satisfies industry hiring standards. This includes:
- Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
- Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)
- California Department of Public Health
- State of California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT)
4. Accelerated Program
You’ll receive your LVN nursing degree in just 13 months, which includes preparation for the NCLEX-PN exam. CDI wants you to be prepared for your brand new career as quickly as possible, so you can get the hands-on experience you need to develop your skills and progress at your new job.
5. Job Placement for all Students
We know that one of the most important issues facing our incoming students is where they work once they graduate. The job placement staff at CDI supports you to make sure that you have a job as soon as you are successfully licensed, and 85 percent of our grads are employed immediately after licensure. CDI graduates work at some of the top health centers in the area including Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Torrance Memorial Hospital, Brotman Memorial Hospital and more. Click HERE to learn more about our unique job placement program.
We’d love to learn more about you and give you more information about our nursing education programs. Please contact us today for a free, no-pressure consultation with one of our counselors. You can also call us at anytime at 310-559-0225 to speak with one of our counselors.
Also: we hate to brag, so we let our outgoing students do it or us. Click here to check out some of our testimonials.