Frontier Nursing University

Hyden, KY 41749

Frontier Nursing University is one of the 26 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Kentucky. Its campus is small in size and located in the rural town of Hyden. The institution offers only graduate degree programs.

Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Rural
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio-
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Master's degree 0 30
Post-master's certificate 0 17
Doctor's degree - professional practice 2 81

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/2004 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CLNUR) - Clinical Doctorate
ACEN
11/01/2009 - Current
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
10/01/2004 - Current
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
ACME
12/14/2005 - Current

Admission

No Info Available

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-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-
Graduate courses
In District Students$565/credit
In State Students$565/credit
Out of State Students$565/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
FNP 50 $28,250 $28,250 $28,250
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

No Info Available

Student Population

0

Undergrads

2,004

Graduates

1,889

Women

115

Men

82%

Full-time

18%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
76%
Black/African American
9%
Hispanic
6%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Relevant scholarships

Kentucky Nursing Incentive Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is for Kentucky residents who will be attending approved nursing programs (registered nurse or practical nurse) or graduate nursing programs. Preference ...

Kentucky Nurses Foundation Scholarship


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Discussion


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

Frontier Nursing University
195 School Street
Hyden, KY 41749
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