La Salle University

Philadelphia, PA 19141

La Salle University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 5673 and 4359 students were accepted.

La Salle University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $40,400 and fees $700. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $40,400 and $700 respectively.


Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  3. Accelerated MSN
  4. Doctoral degrees (DNP)
  5. LPN to BSN
  6. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 183
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Postbaccalaureate certificate 8
Nursing Administration Master's degree 3
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 29
Nurse Anesthetist Master's degree 20
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 19
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 3
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Clinical Nurse Leader Master's degree 12
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 1
Nurse Anesthetist Post-master's certificate 0
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Education Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 2

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from La Salle University

Saint Joseph's University
5.44 miles away
Drexel University
6.08 miles away
Thomas Jefferson University
6.18 miles away
University of Pennsylvania
6.41 miles away
Holy Family University
8.73 miles away
Villanova University
10.17 miles away
Eastern University
11.52 miles away
Gwynedd Mercy University
11.87 miles away
Widener University
16.29 miles away
Neumann University
18.84 miles away


Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1930 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
10/07/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/09/2004 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
10/09/2004 - Current
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
04/28/1987 - Current



Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading440 to 540
SAT: Math430 to 540
ACT Composite19 to 25
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Net Price


Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$27,990
30k to 48k$22,729
48k to 75k$22,495
75k to 110k$24,051
Over 110k$30,901
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $1,265.00 $1,265.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $970.00 $970.00

Student Population













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

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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La Salle University
1900 W Olney Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19141

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