Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Millersville, PA 17551

Millersville University of Pennsylvania is one of the 44 public 4-year colleges in Pennsylvania. Its campus is medium in size and located in a suburb in Millersville. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,351 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,040 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 77%).

Every year 62% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Millersville University of Pennsylvania's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $9,270, and fees were $2,588. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $18,730 and $2,830 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeMedium
Student to Faculty Ratio19:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePublic
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate77%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Master's degree 0 0
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Doctor's degree - professional practice 0 0

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5.49 miles away
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg
24.71 miles away
Lincoln University
26.42 miles away
Center for Arts & Technology - West Grove Campus
28.9 miles away
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks
31.98 miles away
University of Delaware
38.96 miles away
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
40.3 miles away
Delaware Institute of Health Sciences
41.63 miles away
Delcastle Technical High School
43.15 miles away
Towson University
44.01 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
07/01/1950 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
ACEN
02/01/1999 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
ACEN
10/01/1986 - Current

Admission

79%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT970 to 1160
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program 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 $50
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$309/credit
In State Students$309/credit
Out of State Students$780/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$500/credit
In State Students$500/credit
Out of State Students$750/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 $13,905 $13,905 $35,100
ADN 70 $21,630 $21,630 $54,600
BSN 125 $38,625 $38,625 $97,500
FNP 50 $25,000 $25,000 $37,500
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, 88% of Millersville University of Pennsylvania's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 26% $4,048
Other Federal Grant 3% $1,048
State Grant & Scholarships 32% $2,969
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 34% $3,465
Federal Student Loans 73% $5,428
Private Loans 21% $14,835

$19,731

Average Net Price/year
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$16,066
$30,001 to $48,000$17,736
$48,001 to $75,000$20,680
$75,001 to $110,000$24,022
Over $110,000$25,179

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Student Population

6,758

Undergrads

962

Graduates

4,553

Women

3,167

Men

76%

Full-time

24%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
75%
Hispanic
10%
Black/African American
8%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
1 South George Street, Lyle Hall
Millersville, PA 17551
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