East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Write a Review

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania is one of the forty-four public 4-year colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in an urban area, in East Stroudsburg.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 6,742 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,292 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 904 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 70%). Every year 48% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $7,292, and fees were $2,806. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $18,730 and $3,048 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students6,742
Student to Faculty Ratio22:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePublic
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate70%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 91.2%

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1950 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
12/01/1982 - Current

Admission

84%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT910 to 1090
ACT20 to 25
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Considered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

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 $25
Graduates $50

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$312/credit
In State Students$312/credit
Out of State Students$780/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$500/credit
In State Students$500/credit
Out of State Students$750/credit

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $14,040 $14,040 $35,100
ADN 70 $21,840 $21,840 $54,600
BSN 125 $39,000 $39,000 $97,500
FNP 50 $25,000 $25,000 $37,500
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 92% of East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 43% $4,460
Other Federal Grant 11% $623
State Grant & Scholarships 36% $3,119
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 12% $4,754
Federal Student Loans 75% $5,676
Private Loans 13% $12,931

$15,402

Average Net Price
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$13,995
$30,001 to $48,000$14,650
$48,001 to $75,000$18,682
$75,001 to $110,000$20,807
Over $110,000$21,974

Calculate your net price

Student Population

6,051

Undergrads

691

Graduates

3,872

Women

2,870

Men

87%

Full-time

13%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
63%
Black/African American
16%
Hispanic
12%
Two or more races
4%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
2%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

Reviews (0)

If you are a current or former student of this school, please help out prospective students by sharing your experience with the school. We also welcome faculty members and staff members to leave a review and answer students questions.

Overall Rating
Academics
Professors/Faculty
Clinical
Value for Money
You can leave a review using your real name or an alias.
If you want us to contact you when your review receives a comment, leave an email address here. Your email will not be published.
Enter the name of the degree program you are attended at this school.
Minimum 100 characters. Tell others about your experience. What did you like about this school?

Your review will be reviewed and published if approved. Review guideline.


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

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
200 Prospect Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Website

Find nursing programs near you