Elmhurst College

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Elmhurst College is one of the 82 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Illinois. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Elmhurst. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 497 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 373 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 75%).

Every year 64% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Elmhurst College's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $36,070, and fees were $300. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $36,070 and $300 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
United Church of Christ
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Master's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 88%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1924 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/22/2000 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2007 - Current

Admission

71%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT985 to 1210
ACT20 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations 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

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$1,026/credit
In State Students$1,026/credit
Out of State Students$1,026/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$775/credit
In State Students$775/credit
Out of State Students$775/credit

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $46,170 $46,170 $46,170
ADN 70 $71,820 $71,820 $71,820
BSN 125 $128,250 $128,250 $128,250
FNP 50 $38,750 $38,750 $38,750
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 94% of Elmhurst College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 34% $4,170
Other Federal Grant 34% $300
State Grant & Scholarships 33% $4,591
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 93% $18,616
Federal Student Loans 83% $6,054
Private Loans 9% $13,334

$22,685

Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$18,964
$30,001 to $48,000$19,244
$48,001 to $75,000$19,399
$75,001 to $110,000$21,719
Over $110,000$26,334

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Student Population

2,875

Undergrads

606

Graduates

2,157

Women

1,324

Men

83%

Full-time

17%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
64%
Hispanic
19%
Asian
5%
Black/African American
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races
3%
Non-resident alien
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing.

Elmhurst College
190 Prospect Ave
Elmhurst, IL 60126
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