The Nursing program provides a comprehensive education that will help you launch a career in health care. The program’s innovative approach to nursing education is designed to help you succeed as a professional in the health care area of your choice. The program features small class sizes, state-of-the-art learning labs, and clinical experiences in a variety of health care settings.

LWTech's Nursing program offers an Associated in Applied Science Transfer (AAS-T) degree in Nursing and Nursing Assistant Certificate of Completion (CNA). 

Admissions Requirements

Nursing AAS-T

Admission to the Nursing AAS-T program is different from admission to other college programs because students are selected on a competitive basis. This program has additional application and qualification requirements with application deadlines unique to the program. 

Nursing Assistant, Certificate of Completion

Entry into this program requires completion of an admissions application.

RN Admissions for Working LPNs

Applications are not being accepted at this time for RN Admissions for Working LPNs.

When space becomes available in the RN program, current LPNs have an opportunity to join the program. Eligible students will be contacted by the admissions office in the event of available space and offered a position in the program. LWTech cannot guarantee  space in any given quarter. Applications are required to ensure candidates meet minimum admission criteria. There is no deadline to submit application materials.  

Advising and Information Sessions

Nursing AAS-T


LWTech's Nursing Program is an ACEN accrediated program.Lake Washington Institute of Technology Nursing program is a nationally accredited program with the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Ste. 850, Atlanta, GA 30326., (404) 975-5000,

Washington State Nursing Commission approved.


To be eligible for employment, graduates must also take and pass the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX).