Montgomery, AL 36116
South University-Montgomery is one of the 10 private 4-year, for-profit colleges in Alabama. Its campus is small in size and located in Montgomery. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
Every year 19% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.
South University-Montgomery's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $16,920, and fees were $94. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $16,920 and $94 respectively.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Student to Faculty Ratio11:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
The MSN program offers a combination of theoretical nursing knowledge and advanced concepts of nursing practice to prepare graduates to work in a range of advanced positions within different healthcare setting.
The curriculum consists of six core courses to be taken alongside the courses offered in the areas of specialization offered by the university. The program is designed to include integrated clinical practice opportunities in the student’s area of concentration and a final project that combines both the theoretical and practical aspects of nursing.
The areas of specialization are Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Educator, and Adult Health Nurse Practitioner.
The Nurse Practitioner Track is a 56 credit hour specialization (Adult Health Nurse Practitioner). The program consists of theoretical as well as supervised intensive clinical practice. The Family Nurse Practitioner specialization on the other hand requires 62 credit hours and the Nurse Educator specialization requires 48 credit hours.
- Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing from a program accredited by the CCNE or NLNAC
- Official Transcripts with completed coursework and grade point average
- Current valid, unencumbered license for Registered Nurses
- Complete application package
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$559/credit|
|In State Students||$559/credit|
|Out of State Students||$559/credit|
|In District Students||$813/credit|
|In State Students||$813/credit|
|Out of State Students||$813/credit|
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, 100% of South University-Montgomery'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||85%||$1,257|
|State Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||60%||$1,520|
|Federal Student Loans||90%||$5,241|
$20,433Average Net Price/year
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$20,517|
|$30,001 to $48,000$22,380|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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The School of Nursing at UAB several scholarship programs. The School's scholarship portfolio consists of 59 scholarships.
Applicants must be pursuing graduate nursing degrees from the University of South Alabama.
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing.