Edgewood College

Madison, WI 53711

Edgewood College is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Madison, Wisconsin. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 1065 and 808 students were accepted.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN

    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.

    Admissions Requirements:

    • 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.

  • Masters program tracks: MSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • ADN

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

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
Rockford University
58.13 miles away
Carroll University
60.38 miles away
Marian University
70.6 miles away
Wisconsin Lutheran College
70.62 miles away
Alverno College
73.7 miles away
Clarke University
74.7 miles away
University of Dubuque
75.16 miles away
Marquette University
75.39 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
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
CCNE
04/21/1998 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/1998 - Current

Admissions

76%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading490 to 553
SAT: Math465 to 525
ACT Composite21 to 25
Admission considerations
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

Cost (Net Price)

$24,111

Average 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
Over 110k$29,619
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

83%

Recipients

$12,008

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

31%

Recipients

$3,665

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

75%

Recipients

$7,046

Average Amount

Student Population

1,661

Undergrads

891

Graduates

1,864

Women

688

Men

61%

Full-time

39%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
74%
Race/ethnicity unknown
9%
Hispanic
5%
Non-resident alien
4%
Black/African American
3%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
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 Wisconsin state board of nursing
Edgewood College
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI 53711
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