Redding, CA 96003
Simpson University is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Redding, California. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 627 and 327 students were accepted.
|Campus LocaleCity: Small|
|Student to Faculty Ratio11:1|
|Religious Affiliation |
Christ and Missionary Alliance Church
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
RN to BSN
The Simpson University Nursing program prepares professional nurses for entry level positions.
The BSN program is approved by the Board of Registered Nursing. Graduates from this program will be eligible to sit for the NCLEX-RN licensure and Public Health Credential.
Admissions to the nursing program is competitive and conditional on the completion of all pre-requisite course with a minimum of a grade ‘C’ or higher.
- Fill application form
- Complete TEAS V (with a minimum adjusted total score of 78.3)
- Personal Statement
- Two recommendation forms
- Official transcripts for all college level course work completed
Deadline for applications is the 1st of October and applicants will be informed of their status by the 19th of October. Students accepted into the program must accept or decline their space by the 26th of October.
Applications will be reviewed by a committed weighing the personal statement, overall GPA, pre-requisite GPA, TEAS Score, Recommendations and Priority points.
Transfer students will need to complete an application to Simpson University and the enrollment packet for the nursing program. Students transferring from another program will be evaluated by the Director of Admissions and the Director of Nursing based on the basis of official college transcripts, course description of the nursing program they attended and a letter from former Nursing Director stating that the applicant is a student in good standing eligible for continued enrollment.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||44|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Simpson University as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Simpson University
Pacific Union College
140.93 miles away
Touro University California
174.62 miles away
Dominican University of California
182.07 miles away
Saint Mary's College of California
191.87 miles away
Samuel Merritt University
192.88 miles away
Holy Names University
194.22 miles away
University of San Francisco
196.03 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission|
01/31/1969 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading440 to 555|
|SAT: Math420 to 550|
|SAT: Writing430 to 530|
|ACT Composite18 to 24|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
$20,574Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$14,858|
|30k to 48k$20,792|
|48k to 75k$18,614|
|75k to 110k$23,426|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
|Academic Year||In State||Out of State|
|Academic Year||In State||Out of State|
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing