Altierus Career College-Henderson

Henderson, NV 89074
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Altierus Career College-Henderson is the only private, not-for-profit 2-year college in Nevada. The campus is located in an urban area, in Henderson.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 272 students attend the school. Every year 62% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Altierus Career College-Henderson's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $12,360, and fees were $150. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $12,360 and $150 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Number of Students272
Student to Faculty Ratio24:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate78%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 5 19

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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/1983 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
09/01/2013 - Current



Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However 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$453/credit
In State Students$453/credit
Out of State Students$453/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

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 $20,385 $20,385 $20,385
ADN 70 $31,710 $31,710 $31,710
BSN 125 $56,625 $56,625 $56,625
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, 100% of Altierus Career College-Henderson's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 78% $5,645
Other Federal Grant 56% $200
State Grant & Scholarships -- --
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 78% $2,612
Federal Student Loans 100% $9,560
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
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$19,024
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000$26,356
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Race/ethnicity unknown
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Nevada state board of nursing.
Altierus Career College-Henderson
170 North Stephaine Suite 145
Henderson, NV 89074

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