Silver Lake College of the Holy Family

Manitowoc, WI 54220

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is one of the 33 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Wisconsin. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Manitowoc. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 92 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 68 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 74%).

Every year 59% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $26,800, and fees were $560. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $26,800 and $560 respectively.


Campus LocaleDistant Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio7:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate74%

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 3

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Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1959 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
04/25/2009 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
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 $50
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$540
In State Students$540
Out of State Students$540
Graduate courses
In District Students$560
In State Students$560
Out of State Students$560

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 $24,300 $24,300 $24,300
ADN 70 $37,800 $37,800 $37,800
BSN 125 $67,500 $67,500 $67,500
FNP 50 $28,000 $28,000 $28,000
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, 95% of Silver Lake College of the Holy Family's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 66% $5,096
Other Federal Grant 54% $830
State Grant & Scholarships 46% $3,580
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 95% $12,773
Federal Student Loans 73% $7,349
Private Loans 5% $10,938


Average Net Price/year
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$18,878
$30,001 to $48,000$19,126
$48,001 to $75,000$18,487
$75,001 to $110,000$25,409
Over $110,000$26,964

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Student Population













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

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Silver Lake College of the Holy Family
2406 S Alverno Rd
Manitowoc, WI 54220

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