Frontier Nursing University
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.
|Campus LocaleDistant Rural|
|Number of Students2,004|
|Student to Faculty Ratio-|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/2004 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CLNUR) - Clinical Doctorate|
11/01/2009 - Current
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program|
10/01/2004 - Current
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses|
12/14/2005 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
|In District Students||$565/credit|
|In State Students||$565/credit|
|Out of State Students||$565/credit|
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|
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.
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Kentucky state board of nursing.