Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL 36608
Founded in 1830, Spring Hill is the oldest college in Alabama. Its located six miles west of Mobile and offers a great view of the city and its harbors.
Spring Hill is the first institution in the region to offer MSN degree with a clinical nurse leader track in 2005.
SHC nursing department has around 6 faculties and offers BSN and master's of science in nursing degree programs. The school partners with over 10 medical facilities in the Gulf Coast region which makes it possible for students to gain a hands-on experience by working with various medical experts.
|Campus LocaleCity: Midsize|
|Student to Faculty Ratio14:1|
|Religious Affiliation |
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Offered
The baccalaureate program is approved by the Alabama Board of Nursing and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
The program is divided into two phases which are the pre-nursing and professional nursing phase. A student admitted at the Spring Hill College can be enrolled in the pre-nursing phase. However to enter the professional nursing phase, a student must apply to the division of Nursing.
Application is done during the spring semester for the enrollment in the following fall. Some of the requirements include:
- ACTscore of 20 or higher. Students with a previous baccalaureate degree will be exempt from the ACT score requirement.
- Achieve a minimum of a 2.75 cumulative grade point average.
- Achieve a minimum of a 2.75 prerequisite cumulative grade point average:
- Prerequisite GPA is calculated on all nursing, science, math and psychologycourses required in pre-nursing (first two years) prior to the junioryear or NUR 330.
- A letter of good standing from thee previous college for transfer students.
Applicants must also meet all standards required for licensure to practice as a registered nurse. Applicants must also submit to a criminal background check and drug screening test. Current CPR certification is also required.
Masters program tracks: MSN, RN to MSN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Spring Hill College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||13|
|Clinical Nurse Leader||Master's degree||4|
|Clinical Nurse Leader||Post-master's certificate||1|
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Spring Hill College
University of Mobile
6.82 miles away
William Carey University
80.23 miles away
University of Holy Cross
123.24 miles away
124.51 miles away
Loyola University New Orleans
129.21 miles away
142.11 miles away
163.85 miles away
171.61 miles away
Our Lady of the Lake College
177.81 miles away
186.4 miles away
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges|
01/01/1922 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/12/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/21/2007 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading500 to 600|
|SAT: Math500 to 590|
|ACT Composite22 to 27|
|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|
Cost (Net Price)
$20,441Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$4,170|
|30k to 48k$4,650|
|48k to 75k$6,826|
|75k to 110k$6,992|
Financial Aid & Loan
Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid
Students Who receive Pell Grants
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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 (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Alabama state board of nursing