Akron School of Practical Nursing

Akron, OH 44313

Akron School of Practical Nursing is one of the 41 public less than two year colleges in Ohio. Its campus is small in size and located in Akron. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 63 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 40 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 63%).

Every year 57% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio3:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 17
Certificate 4 21
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 90.5%

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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
02/22/2015 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
06/01/1976 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $10
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 93% of Akron School of Practical Nursing's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 57% $2,163
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans 93% $4,624
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$23,988
$30,001 to $48,000$23,042
$48,001 to $75,000$25,442
$75,001 to $110,000$25,442
Over $110,000$25,442

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Ohio state board of nursing.

Akron School of Practical Nursing
630 Mull Avenue
Akron, OH 44313

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