Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing
Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing is one of the four private, not-for-profit career colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in a suburb, in McKees Rocks.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 76 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 2 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 2 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 100%). Every year 80% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $15,100, and fees were $1,200. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,100 and $1,200 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students76|
|Student to Faculty Ratio10:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|LevelLess than two year|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||3||23|
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (DNUR) - Diploma programs|
12/01/1958 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Considered but not required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
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||$300/credit|
|In State Students||$300/credit|
|Out of State Students||$300/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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 Ohio Valley Hospital School of Nursing'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||--||--|
|State Grant & Scholarships||20%||$2,100|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||20%||$1,500|
|Federal Student Loans||80%||$4,500|
$22,300Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$26,633|
|$30,001 to $48,000--|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.