Huntington, WV 25755
Located in Huntington, West Virginia, Marshall University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The institution is part of West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission that operates 10 campuses in Bluefield, Fairmont, Buckhannon, Charleston, Huntington, Eleanor, Shepherdstown, Clarksburg, Morgantown, Keyser.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 4891 and 4374 students were accepted.
Marshall University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $6,032 and fees $1,122. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,260 and $1,122 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio19:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
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.
- 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.
RN to BSN
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Associate's degree||75|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||115|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Postbaccalaureate certificate||0|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Master's degree||38|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Post-master's certificate||0|
|Nursing Administration||Post-master's certificate||0|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Post-master's certificate||5|
|Nursing Administration||Doctor's degree - professional practice||28|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Marshall University as reported by West Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Marshall University
Ohio University-Southern Campus
14.6 miles away
Shawnee State University
37.18 miles away
Logan Mingo School of Practical Nursing
46.19 miles away
Mingo County Vocational Center
50.95 miles away
Morehead State University
56.49 miles away
Maysville Community & Technical College - Rowan Campus
58.7 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
62.2 miles away
Ohio University-Main Campus
64.89 miles away
Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus
69.72 miles away
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
74 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1928 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program|
10/01/1993 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program|
12/01/1980 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading450 to 575|
|SAT: Math430 to 560|
|ACT Composite19 to 24|
|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 (Net Price)
$9,037Average 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|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
Applicants who are registered nurses must have a current license to practice as an RN, have more than a high school diploma and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing degree program [...]
Applicant must be a Charleston, WV resident enrolled as a full time student in an accredited nursing program in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
Applicant must be a West Virginia resident enrolled full time at an accredited college or university, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate good moral character. Preference given to [...]
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and [...]
Applicant must be a resident of West Virginia; preference will be given to Jackson County residents. Applicant must be planning to major in the fields of library science, nursing, or [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing