Lander University

Greenwood, SC 29649

Located in Greenwood, South Carolina, Lander University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of South Carolina Commission of Higher Education.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 2884 and 1781 students were accepted.

Lander University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $10,700 and fees $500. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $20,300 and $500 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate70%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 52
Clinical Nurse Leader Master's degree 1

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Lander University

University of South Carolina-Aiken
49.02 miles away
Clemson University
50.28 miles away
University of South Carolina-Upstate
56.02 miles away
University of South Carolina-Columbia
66.62 miles away
Cherokee Technology Center
68.43 miles away
South Carolina State University
89.7 miles away
Applied Technology Education Campus
91.9 miles away
Western Carolina University
95.88 miles away
Georgia College and State University
98.55 miles away
ECPI University - Charlotte
99.57 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1952 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
03/01/1988 - 12/31/2011
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/16/2011 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
05/05/2016 - Current

Admissions

62%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading440 to 540
SAT: Math440 to 550
SAT: Writing390 to 493
ACT Composite17 to 23
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
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

Cost (Net Price)

$13,682

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$10,751
30k to 48k$12,497
48k to 75k$14,356
75k to 110k$16,901
Over 110k$16,567
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

79%

Recipients

$8,557

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

45%

Recipients

$4,485

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

63%

Recipients

$6,861

Average Amount

Student Population

2,734

Undergrads

38

Graduates

1,922

Women

850

Men

92%

Full-time

8%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
59%
Black/African American
28%
Non-resident alien
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and South Carolina state board of nursing
Lander University
320 Stanley Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649
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