Eastern Arizona College

Nursing Programs

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.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 86.79%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
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 Eastern Arizona College as reported by Arizona state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 84.71 96.69
2011 87.72 91.32
2010 87.93 90.1
2009 90.24 89.28
2008 77 88.58
2007 85 85.98
2006 97 89.72
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX PN passrate (3 years): 99%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime
Parttime
On Campus
Online
Hybrid
Weekend
Evening

NCLEX PN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX PN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Eastern Arizona College as reported by Arizona state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2008 100 88.58
2007 100 85.98
2006 97 89.72
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1966 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Remote
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate54%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$8,000

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$7,442
30k to 48k$7,554
48k to 75k$7,893
75k to 110k$10,019
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Financial Aid & Loan

25%

Recipients

$5,036

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

18%

Recipients

$3,831

Average Amount

Pell grants

0%

Recipients

$0

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

6,423

Undergrads

0

Graduates

3,615

Women

2,808

Men

31%

Full-time

69%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
64%
Hispanic
20%
Black/African American
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Two or more races
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Eastern Arizona College
615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552
(928) 428-8322
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