Eastern University

Saint Davids, PA 19087

Eastern University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Saint Davids, Pennsylvania. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1992 and 1219 students were accepted.

Eastern University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $30,780 and fees $360. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $30,780 and $360 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleSuburb: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
American Baptist
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated BSN
  3. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 30
Nursing Practice Bachelor's degree 19

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Eastern University

Villanova University
1.59 miles away
Saint Joseph's University
8.04 miles away
Immaculata University
10.72 miles away
La Salle University
11.52 miles away
University of Pennsylvania
11.67 miles away
Drexel University
11.72 miles away
Gwynedd Mercy University
12.22 miles away
Neumann University
12.76 miles away
Widener University
13.19 miles away
Thomas Jefferson University
13.29 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1954 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/28/2002 - Current

Admissions

61%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading470 to 570
SAT: Math460 to 570
SAT: Writing430 to 550
ACT Composite19 to 23
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
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 (Net Price)

$22,877

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$19,174
30k to 48k$17,861
48k to 75k$19,843
75k to 110k$20,995
Over 110k$26,064
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

90%

Recipients

$15,089

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

44%

Recipients

$4,198

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

73%

Recipients

$7,835

Average Amount

Student Population

2,082

Undergrads

1,338

Graduates

2,386

Women

1,034

Men

66%

Full-time

34%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
47%
Black/African American
25%
Hispanic
14%
Race/ethnicity unknown
7%
Non-resident alien
3%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing
Eastern University
1300 Eagle Rd
Saint Davids, PA 19087
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