Auburn University at Montgomery

Montgomery, AL 36117

Located in Montgomery, Alabama, Auburn University at Montgomery is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of Auburn University that operates 2 campuses in Auburn, Montgomery.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 2905 and 2225 students were accepted.

Auburn University at Montgomery in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $8,880 and fees $760. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $19,950 and $760 respectively.

College Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio-
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate-

Available Nursing Programs

BSN (2016 NCLEX passrate: 90.3%)

Considered as one of the best in the US, Auburn Montgomery School of nursing has got a history of producing skilled and professional nurses with high degree of professionalism. The pass rates for its candidates at the NCLEX-RN examination is above the national average. The four year program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Similarly, it is approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing. The School of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

The baccalaureate program is conducted in two phases. A lower division phase and an upper division phase. Each division takes two years of full time study. Courses in humanities, biophysical and behavioral sciences are taught in the lower division. After the lower division, successful students apply to the upper division and upon acceptance, they are taught nursing courses and clinicals. The nursing laboratories are ultra-modern and make practical learning very exciting.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the upper division is competitive and it is dependent on individual performance in the lower division and an interview. Admission requirements include a minimum of a 2.5 GPA on the required lower division courses and completion of each course in the lower division with a grade C minimum.The applicationdeadline for fall admission is February 1st, and applications for spring admission must be submitted by May1st.

RN to BSN

Admission for students begins in the summer semester. If you are planning to attend the program part-time, an individualized plan of study will be provided by the school. The program must be completed within 5 years.

Admission Requirements 

  • To be eligible, you must have a 2.5 or higher grade-point average.
  • You also need at least a C in all Prenursing courses. You cannot receive transfer credit for courses in which you had a D or F
  • Complete your application by April 1 for admission to summer semester. Applications are available starting in January. 
  • Present evidence of a current unencumbered RN license.
  • Present evidence of Hepatitis B vaccination, TB skin test, current History and Physical Examination (within six months of the term in which you plan to enroll), current BCLS certification and malpractice insurance.

A maximum of 24 semester hours of nursing credit will be awarded upon successful completion of NURS 4110.

Advanced placement or CLEP credit in Prenursing courses is granted according to university policies.

You must maintain an overall GPA of 2.0 and have at least a C in all courses. If you earn less than a C, you may repeat the course one time only. If you earn D or F in two or more nursing courses, or if your GPA falls below a 2.0, you will be disenrolled from the program and will not be eligible for readmission.

Masters program tracks: MSN (Nurse Practitioners, Nursing Education)

Admission to the MSN program is competitive and enrollment is limited. Minimum requirements include:

  • A bachelor’s of science in nursing from an accredited college or university
  • Good academic standing from the last university you attended
  • Successful completion (C or better) of an undergraduate statistics course
  • Overall grade-point average of 3.0
  • Unencumbered license as a registered nurse
  • Submission of GRE scores
  • Three letters of reference
  • Current resume
  • Essay on the reason for seeking the MSN

Full-time admission is available in the fall and summer semesters.
Part-time admission is available in all semesters.

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Auburn University at Montgomery

Troy University
41.53 miles away
Auburn University
43.58 miles away
Columbus State University
72.62 miles away
University of Alabama at Birmingham
86.33 miles away
The University of Alabama
98.52 miles away
Jacksonville State University
103.04 miles away
University of West Georgia
104 miles away
West Georgia Technical College - Coweta Campus
105.76 miles away
Georgia Southwestern State University
116.45 miles away
University of West Alabama
117.97 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1968 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/28/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
10/14/2009 - Current

Admissions

77%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading435 to 495
SAT: Math445 to 495
ACT Composite19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$14,518

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$13,480
30k to 48k$14,114
48k to 75k$16,829
75k to 110k$17,950
Over 110k$17,022
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Financial Aid & Loan

65%

Recipients

$5,944

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

44%

Recipients

$4,366

Average Amount

Pell grants

56%

Recipients

$6,873

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Student Population

4,273

Undergrads

605

Graduates

3,167

Women

1,711

Men

68%

Full-time

32%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
50%
Black/African American
34%
Non-resident alien
5%
Two or more races
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

University of Alabama School of Nursing Scholarships

The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships. 

Nursing Scholarships for Graduate Students

Applicants must be pursuing graduate nursing degrees from the University of South Alabama.

Auburn University at Montgomery - National Merit Scholarship

Applicant must be a National Merit Finalist who has designated Auburn University at Montgomery as his or her first-choice institution when completing the scholarship application. Applicants may [...]

Continuing Merit Scholarships

Students must be currently enrolled students at Auburn University at Montgomery who have completed at least 12 hours of undergraduate work or 9 hours of graduate work.


More scholarships

Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing
Auburn University at Montgomery
7440 East Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117
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