Madison, WI 53711
Edgewood College is a private institution in Madison, Wisconsin. It was founded in 1927 as Edgewood Junior College and offered two-year liberal arts degrees. It now offers more than 60 undergraduate majors and 40 minors along with several graduate programs. The average class size is just 15 students while the college has a 13:1 student-to-teacher ratio. They have a Career Services Department that helps graduates with job placement. These services include mock interviews and one-on-one job counseling. Edgewood College also belongs to over 30 different associations. The campus includes numerous older buildings and modern facilities. The oldest building on campus is Marshall Hall, which is built on a hillside overlooking the campus.
The Edgewood College Henry Predolin School of Nursing offers a few different nursing programs including traditional BSN, accelerated BSN, and MSN programs. These programs are accredited by the CCNE. The college also has a program for earning an associate’s degree in nursing. The school offers students small class sizes with a 7:1 student-to-faculty ratio. This ensures that students receive individualized attention. Students also receive hands-on training at a 21st-century clinical simulation lab and through clinical rotations at over 50 clinical agencies in the area, including four hospitals.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio10:1|
|Religious Affiliation |
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
Masters degrees (MSN)
The Edgewood College Nursing Program offers two focus areas: Nursing Administration and Nursing Education.
The programs are intended to meet the requirements of working students with course offered in the evenings to meet the needs of busy professional schedules. Each 36 credit concentration is offered in the summer, spring and fall semesters.
Graduates from the program are prepared for leadership positions in the nursing sector having become duly certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
- Applicants are required to possess a cumulative GPA of 2.75 for all college level course work including all required math and science courses. (Math and Science courses required for the program need to have been completed within the last five years with a grade ‘C’ or higher)
- 45 or more college credits for an undergraduate program need to be fulfilled
- Applicants who have a BA degree in another discipline from an accredited educational institution will be able to transfer general education requirements towards the program.
The college application period is between the 15th of July and the 1st of October for applications to the Spring Semester and applications for the Fall Semester will be accepted between the 15th of November and the 1st of February.
Applications will be weighed on the basis of the above criteria. Qualified students not admitted at first may be offered admission at later time if a slot opens up.
Successful applicants will need to submit current CNA licensure and current CPR certification to be admitted into the program.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||108|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||0|
|Nursing Administration||Postbaccalaureate certificate||0|
|Nursing Education||Postbaccalaureate certificate||0|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Master's degree||14|
|Nursing Administration||Doctor's degree - professional practice||5|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Edgewood College as reported by Wisconsin state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Edgewood College
Maranatha Baptist University
35.89 miles away
Saint Anthony College of Nursing
57.19 miles away
58.13 miles away
60.38 miles away
70.6 miles away
Wisconsin Lutheran College
70.62 miles away
73.7 miles away
74.7 miles away
University of Dubuque
75.16 miles away
75.39 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1958 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/21/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/1998 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading490 to 553|
|SAT: Math465 to 525|
|ACT Composite21 to 25|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Required|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|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|
$24,111Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$20,674|
|30k to 48k$18,001|
|48k to 75k$19,791|
|75k to 110k$24,217|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Wisconsin state board of nursing