Nirvana Institute, Inc., The

4650 South King Drive
Chicago, IL 60653

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Main telephone 773.647.4000
Other sites The Nirvana Institute, Inc.
2201 W. Madison Ave.
Chicago, IL 60612
Contact person name Marie Townsend
Contact person title Owner
Contact person e-mail Email
Contact person phone 773.647.4000
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Public or private Private
Type of school Allied health
Date founded 2010
Degrees offered Certificate of completion
School accreditation Approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education
Specialized accreditation Illinois Department of Public Health
Specialized licensure Illinois Department of Public Health
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act eligible training provider CNA (Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program)
Phlebotomy Technician Training
Setting Urban (in a large city)
Population of city the school is in 2,707,120
Public transportation to campus Accessible by public transportation
Student parking on campus Free private parking available
Campus size 7500 sq. ft.
County Cook
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School visit availability Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
Contact to set up school visit Name: Vanessa Willis
Phone: 773.675.4000
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Percentage of students 25 or older Average age is 25
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Costs (for proprietary schools) Basic Nursing Assistant (CNA) - $1050 (Books & uniform included in cost)
Phlebotomy Technician: $1,250 (Books, needle kit, & supplies included in cost)
Tuition refund policy Must see policy
Deferment plan (you can pay part of your tuition at the start of the term and the rest at the end of the term) Yes
Installment plan (you can pay tuition in several payments over the course of the term) Yes
Tuition guarantee (you aren't affected by tuition increases; the tuition you pay your first year is the amount you pay all years) Yes
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Average amount of financial aid awarded
Grant from state government WIA funded
Percentage of students awarded each type of financial aid
Grant from state government WIA funded
Need-based scholarships and grants
State-sponsored scholarships and grants Yes
Other need-based scholarship information WIA funded
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Admissions contact person Nirvana Institute Inc
Admissions contact e-mail Email
Admissions phone (local) 773.675.4000
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High school education High school diploma or equivalent not required.
Admission is available Monthly
Application deadline Start of class
Submit these items:
Application Required for all students
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Certificate or diploma Yes
Academic calendar Continuous/monthly classes
Grading system Pass/Fail
Number of faculty on campus 6 registered nurses faculty members
Student faculty ratio 15:1
Average class size
Lecture 15:1
Laboratory 15:1
Discussion 1:1
Evenings Yes
Short-term courses Yes
Summer school Yes
Weekends Yes
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Academic advising Yes
Tutoring Yes
Basic job skills Yes
Barrier-free campus Yes
Registration assistance Yes
Low-income students Yes
Minorities Yes
Veterans Yes
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Had a full-time job offer within six months of graduation 85%
Was counseled by the career services office 100%
Career counseling Yes
Job bank Yes
Job fairs Yes
Job interviews Yes
Job interview preparation Yes
Résumé preparation assistance Yes
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