Wabash Valley College

Mount Carmel, IL 62863
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Wabash Valley College is one of the forty-eight public 2-year colleges in Illinois. The campus is located in Mount Carmel town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 3,662 students attend the school. Every year 55% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Wabash Valley College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $8,589, and fees were $1,154. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $10,580 and $1,154 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students3,662
Student to Faculty Ratio31:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate63%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Certificate 3 17
Associate's degree 0 0
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 0

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Admission

100%

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$83/credit
In State Students$268/credit
Out of State Students$331/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 $3,735 $12,060 $14,895
ADN 70 $5,810 $18,760 $23,170
BSN 125 $10,375 $33,500 $41,375
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, 99% of Wabash Valley College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 33% $4,150
Other Federal Grant 7% $700
State Grant & Scholarships 12% $1,046
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 82% $1,750
Federal Student Loans 18% $4,554
Private Loans 1% $2,000

$3,378

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$1,866
$30,001 to $48,000$3,279
$48,001 to $75,000$5,151
$75,001 to $110,000$3,853
Over $110,000--

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Student Population

3,662

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,287

Women

2,375

Men

13%

Full-time

87%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
93%
Black/African American
5%
Asian
1%
Hispanic
1%
Two or more races
1%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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

Wabash Valley College
2200 College Drive
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
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