Saint Anthony College of Nursing

Rockford, IL 61114
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Saint Anthony College of Nursing is one of the eighty-two private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Illinois. The campus is located in an urban area, in Rockford.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 285 students attend the school. Every year 100% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

SACN's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $24,226, and fees were $1,116. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $24,226 and $1,116 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Number of Students285
Student to Faculty Ratio7:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 7 95
Master's degree 0 8
Post-master's certificate 0 0
Doctor's degree - other 0 4
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 96.7%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1994 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
10/01/1996 - 12/31/2006
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
09/22/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/03/2003 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
09/27/2008 - Current


Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
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).
Application fee
Undergrads $75
Graduates $50

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$758/credit
In State Students$758/credit
Out of State Students$758/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$932/credit
In State Students$932/credit
Out of State Students$932/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 $34,110 $34,110 $34,110
ADN 70 $53,060 $53,060 $53,060
BSN 125 $94,750 $94,750 $94,750
FNP 50 $46,600 $46,600 $46,600
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

No Info Available

Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Non-resident alien

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing.
Saint Anthony College of Nursing
3301 N. Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61114

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