• Admissions Criteria

    All candidates with a completed application and minimum required entrance assessment scores will be interviewed. In the event that the school has more applicants than training capacity, qualified applicants will be placed on a waiting list determined by the admissions criteria listed below. More qualified applicants than training slots for students are anticipated.

    The following Admissions Criteria, along with a personal interview will be used for decisions regarding program admissions and to develop a prioritized waiting list of qualified applicants. Qualified students that cannot be accepted initially will be notified they are on the waiting list and as openings occur, they will be contacted.


    • Entrance Exam/Writing Essay
    • High School Transcript
    • Post-Secondary Transcript
    • Communication (written/verbal) in English
    • Interview
    • Resume
    • Personal Statement
    • References

    Nondiscrimination Policy

    The Greater Lowell Technical High School and Practical Nurse Program does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identification, criminal record, disability, retaliation in its programs and activities. In addition, Greater Lowell Technical High School is committed to providing an environment free from sexual harassment.

    The Greater Lowell Technical School Practical Nurse Program endorses the principles of equal opportunity education and compliance with all state and federal laws.

    The Greater Lowell Technical School Practical Nurse Program supports the values and goals of the parent institution.