Lake Superior State University
Sault Ste Marie, MI 49783
Lake Superior State University is one of the 21 public 4-year colleges in Michigan. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Sault Ste Marie. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.
In the 2017 fall enrollment, 361 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 242 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 67%).
Every year 44% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
Lake Superior State University's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $11,232, and fees were $195. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $11,232 and $195 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Student to Faculty Ratio17:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1968 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
12/01/1984 - 06/30/2016
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
02/09/2015 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|SAT||1073 to 1260|
|ACT||19 to 25|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
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).
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$468/credit|
|In State Students||$468/credit|
|Out of State Students||$468/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Lake Superior State University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||9%||$570|
|State Grant & Scholarships||34%||$6,710|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||79%||$5,606|
|Federal Student Loans||59%||$5,351|
$12,220Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$6,466|
|$30,001 to $48,000$8,276|
|$48,001 to $75,000$13,793|
|$75,001 to $110,000$16,139|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Michigan state board of nursing.