Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health
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.
|Campus LocaleLarge City|
|Number of Students1,167|
|Student to Faculty Ratio13:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation |
|On Campus HousingYes|
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|
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/20/2002 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|ACT||21 to 25|
|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).
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$510/credit|
|In State Students||$510/credit|
|Out of State Students||$510/credit|
|In District Students||$716/credit|
|In State Students||$716/credit|
|Out of State Students||$716/credit|
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|
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.
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|
|Other Federal Grant||5%||$750|
|State Grant & Scholarships||2%||$750|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||100%||$4,548|
|Federal Student Loans||88%||$6,533|
$20,836Average Net Price
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|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Nebraska state board of nursing.