Altierus Career College-Tampa

Tampa, FL 33614

Altierus Career College-Tampa is one of the 66 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Florida. Its campus is small in size and located in Tampa. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Every year 57% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Altierus Career College-Tampa's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $12,729, and fees were $150. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $12,729 and $150 respectively.


Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio24:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate50%

Nursing Programs Offered

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3.88 miles away
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Florida Southern College
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Southeastern University
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Remington College-Heathrow Campus
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121.92 miles away
Ave Maria University
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Institutional Accreditations
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
07/01/1966 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
09/01/2012 - 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$494/credit
In State Students$494/credit
Out of State Students$494/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$469/credit
In State Students$469/credit
Out of State Students$469/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 $22,230 $22,230 $22,230
ADN 70 $34,580 $34,580 $34,580
BSN 125 $61,750 $61,750 $61,750
FNP 50 $23,450 $23,450 $23,450
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-Tampa's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 100% $5,772
Other Federal Grant 89% $556
State Grant & Scholarships 3% $2,211
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 17% $1,672
Federal Student Loans 91% $9,079
Private Loans -- --


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$19,132
$30,001 to $48,000$20,186
$48,001 to $75,000$21,271
$75,001 to $110,000$26,136
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 Florida state board of nursing.

Altierus Career College-Tampa
3319 W Hillsborough Ave
Tampa, FL 33614

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