Carlow University

School of Nursing

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 84.35%
Average number of students tested annually: 46
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Carlow University as reported by Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 48 91.67 89.87
2011 41 78.05 88.28
2010 48 83.33 86.41
2009 58 74.14 87.25
2008 47 89.36 85.28
2007 28 92.86 81.97
2006 25 96 87.06
2005 15 93.33 -
What is this?

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Program accreditations: CCNE

Doctoral programs offered at this school:

DNP

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX Passrate History

Annual NCLEX passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Carlow University as reported by Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2011 41 78.05 88.28
2010 48 83.33 86.41
2009 58 74.14 87.25
2008 47 89.36 85.28
2007 28 92.86 81.97
2006 25 96 87.06
2005 15 93.33 -
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1935 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
10/20/2010 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/30/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/30/1998 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate74%

Admissions

86%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading440 to 540
SAT: Math430 to 530
SAT: Writing420 to 530
ACT Composite19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program 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

$18,252

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$14,257
30k to 48k$14,669
48k to 75k$17,914
75k to 110k$19,278
Over 110k$24,436
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Financial Aid & Loan

85%

Recipients

$13,932

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

49%

Recipients

$4,255

Average Amount

Pell grants

84%

Recipients

$8,030

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

1,408

Undergrads

847

Graduates

1,950

Women

305

Men

58%

Full-time

42%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
68%
Black/African American
16%
Race/ethnicity unknown
7%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
2%
Hispanic
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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Carlow University
3333 Fifth Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 578-6000
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