Rowan College at Gloucester County
Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC) is located in Sewell, New Jersey and was originally known as Gloucester County College. RCGC was established back in 1966 and is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. RCGC offers more than 70 different associate’s degree programs and certificate options. It should be noted that RCGC is a popular transfer school. Students will have many transfer options when they are looking to transfer their earned credits to four-year universities. It is a school that offers a convenient educational experience to all students.
The RCGC nursing program is very well respected. Students will be able to pursue the associate’s degree nursing program and there is also an LPN-to-RN track program. The nursing program combines general education courses with nursing courses to prepare students for life as professional nurses. This nursing program is approved by the New Jersey Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Students will be able to thrive in this student-centered environment and will be fully prepared for the NCLEX licensure exam upon graduation.
|Campus LocaleLarge Suburb|
|Number of Students7,158|
|Student to Faculty Ratio28:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
Nursing schools located within 39 miles radius of Rowan College at Gloucester County
Camden County College
4 miles away
Community College of Philadelphia
13 miles away
Rowan College at Burlington County
18 miles away
Delaware County Community College
19 miles away
Salem Community College
19 miles away
Cumberland County College
24 miles away
Montgomery County Community College
28 miles away
Atlantic Cape Community College
32 miles away
Bucks County Community College
33 miles away
Brandywine School of Nursing
39 miles away
Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
01/01/1973 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
12/01/1972 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$146/credit|
|In State Students||$174/credit|
|Out of State Students||$304/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, 68% of Rowan College at Gloucester County'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||2%||$935|
|State Grant & Scholarships||18%||$1,964|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||3%||$3,533|
|Federal Student Loans||35%||$5,702|
$7,141Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$7,591|
|$30,001 to $48,000$6,746|
|$48,001 to $75,000$9,194|
|$75,001 to $110,000$11,334|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and New Jersey state board of nursing.