Jameson Health System

New Castle, PA 16105
Reviews (1)

Jameson Health System is one of the twenty-six private, not-for-profit 2-year colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in New Castle town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 46 students attend the school.

Jameson Health System's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $8,688, and fees were $2,093. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,688 and $2,093 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleFringe Town
Number of Students46
Student to Faculty Ratio6:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
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
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years 2 13
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 92.8%

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Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs
07/01/1968 - Current


Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $50
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

No Info Available

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Reviews (1)

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  • August 18, 2019

Program: Jameson Memorial Hospital School Of Nursing

I attended Jameson Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Twice(1985)(1997). I found that this school of nursing education has a prejudice when it comes to MALE students. In 1997 the enrollment for my class was 10 and I was # 1 with a 4.0 GPA. Towards the end of my first semester, I was sitting in my clinical instructors office (40 yo male). In the next room, Ms. S****** (Instructor) had a 18 yo female student in my class come to her office. As they were talking, my fellow student said to her that I knew a lot about nursing. She replied to the student , "he doesn't know anything about nursing" . The truth of the matter, at age 14 -16, I volunteered over 1000 hours in a busy ER. At the age of 16, I was taking care of 20 elderly patients in a nursing home on the weekends/fulltime in summer. Long before Ms. S****** completed nursing school. For her to tell that to another student, not knowing I was sitting in the next room. How unethical/unprofessional can a nurse educator be talking about a student to another student. I did not achieve a 4.0 GPA in my first semester because I knew nothing. If I had to do it over, I would have been in her face about what she just said about me. Then I would have sued the school and Ms. S****** for slander and filed a complaint with the board of nursing for unethical behavior/ conduct of a nurse educator and the school she represents, continuing and completed my education there. For my love for the nursing profession and being attacked not once, but twice at Jameson Memorial Hospital SofN, because I was EXCELLENT student. They can move the school up the street all they want, but it will not change the prejudice acts they have been doing against Male Students for years. " Men weren't meant to be nurses". So if you are MALE, I highly suggest you apply to Sharon Regional School of Nursing or Eastern Gateway Community College (RN/AAS program)(Starting Fall 2019-Youngstown Campus). I am not the first student that was male and had this type of treatment at Jameson Hospital. For me, I have done okay. I am making the same yearly salary as RN's make. But most importantly. I have kept my dignity.

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Jameson Health System
1211 Wilmington Ave
New Castle, PA 16105

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