Midway University

Midway, KY 40347
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Midway University is one of the twenty-six private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Kentucky. The campus is located in a rural area, in Midway.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,217 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 151 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 128 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 85%). Every year 52% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Midway University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $23,700, and fees were $250. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $23,700 and $250 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Rural
Number of Students1,217
Student to Faculty Ratio16:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate85%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 1 26
Bachelor's degree 1 6
Master's degree 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 86%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1949 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
06/01/1974 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
10/01/1992 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT960 to 1220
ACT18 to 23
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
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

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).
Application fee
Undergrads $30
Graduates $40

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$880/credit
In State Students$880/credit
Out of State Students$880/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$560/credit
In State Students$560/credit
Out of State Students$560/credit

Tuition Estimates

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
LPN 45 $39,600 $39,600 $39,600
ADN 70 $61,600 $61,600 $61,600
BSN 125 $110,000 $110,000 $110,000
FNP 50 $28,000 $28,000 $28,000
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 97% of Midway University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 50% $4,568
Other Federal Grant 13% $800
State Grant & Scholarships 64% $4,762
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 67% $10,942
Federal Student Loans 68% $5,878
Private Loans 19% $12,229


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$21,315
$30,001 to $48,000$22,203
$48,001 to $75,000$26,364
$75,001 to $110,000$29,635
Over $110,000--

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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Kentucky state board of nursing.
Midway University
512 E. Stephens St
Midway, KY 40347

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