Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

Peoria, IL 61603
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Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing is one of the 82 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Illinois. Its campus is small in size and located in Peoria. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.


Campus LocaleMidsize City
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio9:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 11 150
Master's degree 3 49
Post-master's certificate 0 1
Doctor's degree - other 2 6
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 83%

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1991 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CLNUR) - Clinical Doctorate
03/01/2012 - Current
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
10/01/2004 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
03/01/1992 - Current


No Info Available

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$598/credit
In State Students$598/credit
Out of State Students$598/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$644/credit
In State Students$644/credit
Out of State Students$644/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 $26,910 $26,910 $26,910
ADN 70 $41,860 $41,860 $41,860
BSN 125 $74,750 $74,750 $74,750
FNP 50 $32,200 $32,200 $32,200
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

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

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Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing
511 NE Greenleaf St
Peoria, IL 61603

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