Marshall University

Nursing Programs

The Marshall University nursing program prepares nurse practitioners eligible to sit for the National Licensure Examination to become licensed Registered Nurses.

The program consists of a combination of basic nursing theory and clinical practice experience. The program makes uses of a range of healthcare facilities as real life sites for clinical experience including:  River Park Hospital, HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital, Cabell Hun-tington Hospital, Pleasant Valley Hospital, Veterans Administration Medical Center, St. Mary’s Medical Center, Holzer Medical Center,  and King’s Daughters Medical Center among other settings.

Admission Requirements:

  • The program requires official high school transcripts, total SAT scores or ACT composite scores in addition to a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above for students applying directly from highs school.
  • Applicants that have 12 or more credits of college level course work are required to demonstrate a minimum GPA of 2.5 or more.

Applications are reviewed on a competitive basis on a point system. The deadline for applications is the 15th of January for admission in the fall.

Marshall University offers an accelerated RN-BSN program for Registered Nurses wishing to earn their BSN degree. Applicants for this track must show proof of an unencumbered license to practice in West Virginia and a minimum cumulative GPA for all college level course work of 2.4 or more.

There is no deadline for application for this track but all application material needs to be received before the 10th of April for fall admission and before the 10th of October for spring admission.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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Program accreditations: NLNAC

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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Program accreditations: NLNAC
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1928 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
10/01/1993 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
12/01/1980 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Admissions

89%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading450 to 575
SAT: Math430 to 560
ACT Composite19 to 24
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor 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) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$9,037

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$6,615
30k to 48k$7,254
48k to 75k$9,816
75k to 110k$13,407
Over 110k$14,026
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Financial Aid & Loan

75%

Recipients

$8,341

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

41%

Recipients

$4,741

Average Amount

Pell grants

58%

Recipients

$7,633

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

9,615

Undergrads

4,032

Graduates

7,962

Women

5,685

Men

75%

Full-time

25%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
79%
Black/African American
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
5%
Non-resident alien
5%
Hispanic
2%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Marshall University
1 John Marshall Dr
Huntington, WV 25755
(800) 642-3463
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