Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

Omaha, NE 68114

The Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health is a private institution in Omaha, Nebraska, and part of the Methodist Health System. The college was founded in 1891 and offers degrees in nursing and allied health professions. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It is one of the top nursing schools in the region, thanks to its state-of-the-art labs and learning centers. These centers include the 75,000 square foot Clark Center and the Riley-Leinart Center. The college received its first nursing accreditation in 1956. The campus was renovated in 2005 and named the Josie Harper Campus. Most of the courses are offered at one of the learning centers owned by the college.

There are six CCNE-accredited nursing programs, including traditional BSN, LPN to BSN, RN to BSN, accelerated BSN, MSN, and RN to MSN. The accelerated BSN program has a full-time schedule, allowing students to earn their BSN in 15 months. The traditional BSN is a four-year program and includes first-year clinical experiences at local facilities. After earning their BSN, 96.92% of students pass the NCLEX-RN exam on their first attempt. The school also offers two minors to help improve the career prospects of nursing students. These minors include Spanish for Healthcare Professionals and Healthcare Sign Language. 

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio13:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate77%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 14 158
Master's degree 0 0
Post-master's certificate 0 0
Doctor's degree - other 0 0
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 93.8%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1989 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Admission

68%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
ACT21 to 25
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

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 $25
Graduates $25

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$510/credit
In State Students$510/credit
Out of State Students$510/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$716/credit
In State Students$716/credit
Out of State Students$716/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 $22,950 $22,950 $22,950
ADN 70 $35,700 $35,700 $35,700
BSN 125 $63,750 $63,750 $63,750
FNP 50 $35,800 $35,800 $35,800
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, 100% of Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 14% $4,232
Other Federal Grant 5% $750
State Grant & Scholarships 2% $750
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 100% $4,548
Federal Student Loans 88% $6,533
Private Loans 7% $3,761

$20,836

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$16,247
$30,001 to $48,000$16,494
$48,001 to $75,000$17,438
$75,001 to $110,000$21,837
Over $110,000$22,248

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Student Population

881

Undergrads

286

Graduates

1,057

Women

110

Men

59%

Full-time

41%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
83%
Hispanic
5%
Black/African American
4%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Asian
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

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American Legion Auxiliary Department of Nebraska Nursing Scholarship

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Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship

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Discussion


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

Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health
720 North 87th Street
Omaha, NE 68114
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