Dixie State University
Saint George, UT 84770
Dixie State University is one of the seven public 4-year colleges in Utah. Its campus is medium in size and located in Saint George. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
Every year 34% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Dixie State University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $4,308, and fees were $772. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,776 and $772 respectively.
|Campus LocaleSmall City|
|Student to Faculty Ratio22:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The Dixie State College ADN program is designed to prepare students to perform the role of a registered nurse. The Associate Degree Nursing program has been approved by the Utah Board of Nursing and has been accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
- High school diploma of GED equivalency certificate
- Official transcripts for all college level coursework (if applicable)
- Completed application
- Standardized test results (SAT, ACT, CPT)
- Entrance Examination (as applicable)
Dixie requires official college transcripts from all attended schools as applicable. If an applicant is transferring more than 24 college level credits high school transcripts and standardized test scores will not be required. It may be helpful to the students application, however if he/she submits transcripts for all pre-requisite courses taken at the high school level.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Dixie State University as reported by Utah state board of nursing.
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities|
09/01/1945 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
10/01/2002 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
10/01/2010 - Current
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs|
10/01/2002 - 12/17/2010
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$179|
|In State Students||$179|
|Out of State Students||$574|
|In District Students||--|
|In State Students||--|
|Out of State Students||--|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 89% of Dixie State University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||4%||$597|
|State Grant & Scholarships||50%||$3,603|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||29%||$2,244|
|Federal Student Loans||34%||$4,617|
$13,838Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$10,892|
|$30,001 to $48,000$11,479|
|$48,001 to $75,000$13,023|
|$75,001 to $110,000$13,209|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Utah state board of nursing.