Becoming an LVN in Fresno

Last Updated/Verified: Aug 20, 2021

Fresno is located in California’s San Joaquin Valley. It has a population of approximately 510,000. The Fresno area is home to 12 hospitals, over 30 nursing homes, and nearly 45 home health agencies that serve Fresno residents. Fresno hospitals include Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center and Children’s Hospital Central California. Willow Creek Healthcare Center and The Terraces at San Joaquin Gardens Healthcare Center are among the nursing homes in the Fresno area. Around the Clock Companion Care and Focus Health are just two of the home health agencies that operate in and around Fresno.

Fresno area healthcare facilities and providers employ around 1,500 licensed vocational nurses.

There are a few LVN programs which currently operate in the city of Fresno, CA. The program at Fresno Adult School is one of them.

Fresno NCLEX-PN Pass Rates

NCLEX-PN Students Total2575,575
NCLEX-PN Students Passed2054,564
NCLEX-PN Pass Rate79.6%81.9%

Top Ranked LVN Programs in Fresno

Listed below are the top LVN schools in Fresno based on our LVN program rankings for CA out of 122 other accredited programs offered in the state:

  • Clovis Adult Education School - #40
  • San Joaquin Valley College - Fresno - #41

LVN Programs Near Me in Fresno


Institute of Technology - Clovis

564 W. Herndon Avenue, Clovis, CA (559) 297-4500

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Clovis Adult Education School

1452 David E Cook Way, Clovis, CA (559) 327-2800

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Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts - Fresno

7335 North Palm Bluffs Avenue, Fresno, CA (559) 222-1903

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San Joaquin Valley College - Fresno

295 E Sierra Ave, Fresno, CA (559) 448-8282

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Fresno Adult School

2500 Stanislaus St, Fresno, CA (559) 457-6000

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Madera Community College Center

30277 Avenue 12, Madera, CA (559) 675-4866

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