Newberry College

Newberry, SC 29108
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Newberry College is one of the twenty-two private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in South Carolina. The campus is located in Newberry town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,181 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 355 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 227 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 64%). Every year 52% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Newberry College's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $23,700, and fees were $2,200. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $23,700 and $2,200 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students1,181
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Evangelical Lutheran Church
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate64%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 6 9
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 72.9%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1936 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/16/2011 - Current

Admission

58%

Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT920 to 1130
ACT17 to 22
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Recommended
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 $30
Graduates --

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$750/credit
In State Students$750/credit
Out of State Students$750/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

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 $33,750 $33,750 $33,750
ADN 70 $52,500 $52,500 $52,500
BSN 125 $93,750 $93,750 $93,750
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, 99% of Newberry College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 51% $4,437
Other Federal Grant 25% $455
State Grant & Scholarships 74% $6,060
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 98% $13,256
Federal Student Loans 84% $5,939
Private Loans 9% $10,962

$19,427

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$16,836
$30,001 to $48,000$16,244
$48,001 to $75,000$20,742
$75,001 to $110,000$21,789
Over $110,000$22,175

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Student Population

1,181

Undergrads

0

Graduates

518

Women

663

Men

98%

Full-time

2%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
56%
Black/African American
25%
Race/ethnicity unknown
5%
Non-resident alien
5%
Two or more races
4%
Hispanic
4%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%

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

Newberry College
2100 College St
Newberry, SC 29108
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