Eastern Arizona College
Eastern Arizona College is one of the twenty public 2-year colleges in Arizona. The campus is located in Thatcher town.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 6,365 students attend the school. Every year 38% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Number of Students6,365|
|Student to Faculty Ratio19:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Before applying to the program students are required to take a placement test to establish their Math class and will be tested in math prior to graduation to ensure the student meets the minimum math requirements for medical dosage calculations. The student should complete all prerequisite courses with a grade of “C” or better before applying to the program. They must also hold a current Arizona Certified Nursing assistant number and submit an up to date physical and immunization form. While in the program the student must pass each required course with at least a “B” to remain in the program.
The program consists of a total of 71 credit hours. The curriculum includes courses such Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II as well as Microbiology and a Nutrition course. The student must hold at least a 2.00 grade point average and pass a reading assessment test with a grade level of 10 or above to be eligible for graduation.
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1966 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$85/credit|
|In State Students||$85/credit|
|Out of State Students||$375/credit|
|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, 43% of Eastern Arizona College'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||5%||$680|
|State Grant & Scholarships||4%||$724|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||21%||$8,765|
|Federal Student Loans||--||--|
$7,009Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$7,454|
|$30,001 to $48,000$7,792|
|$48,001 to $75,000$9,107|
|$75,001 to $110,000$9,396|
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
- American Legion Auxiliary Department of Arizona Past Presidents’ Parley Nurses Scholarship
- Sigma Theta Tau Nursing International Scholarship
- Ruth E. Nicolls Memorial Nursing Scholarship
- Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Foundation Scholarship
- Jory Dorman Memorial Scholarship
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Arizona state board of nursing.