Frontier Nursing University

Hyden, KY 41749
Write a Review

Frontier Nursing University is one of the twenty-six private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Kentucky. The campus is located in a rural area, in Hyden.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,004 students attend the school.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Rural
Number of Students2,004
Student to Faculty Ratio-
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs

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

Compare Schools

Nursing schools located within 84 miles radius of Frontier Nursing University

Alice Lloyd College
30 miles away
Union College
35 miles away
Lincoln Memorial University
43 miles away
University of Pikeville
52 miles away
University of the Cumberlands
52 miles away
Berea College
57 miles away
Carson-Newman University
72 miles away
Tusculum College
77 miles away
King University
78 miles away
Kentucky Christian University
84 miles away

Frequently compared schools

Georgetown University
offers 4 nursing programs
Georgia College & State University
offers 5 nursing programs
Rush University
offers 8 nursing programs
Saint Xavier University
offers 5 nursing programs
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
offers 7 nursing programs
Case Western Reserve University
offers 9 nursing programs
Ohio State University-Main Campus
offers 8 nursing programs
University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
offers 10 nursing programs
Medical University of South Carolina
offers 8 nursing programs
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
offers 8 nursing programs

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%

Reviews (0)

If you are a current or former student of this school, please help out prospective students by sharing your experience with the school. We also welcome faculty members and staff members to leave a review and answer students questions.

Overall Rating
Academics
Professors/Faculty
Clinical
Value for Money
You can leave a review using your real name or an alias.
If you want us to contact you when your review receives a comment, leave an email address here. Your email will not be published.
Enter the name of the degree program you are attended at this school.
Minimum 100 characters. Tell others about your experience. What did you like about this school?

Your review will be reviewed and published if approved. Review guideline.


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
Website

Find nursing programs near you