Spring Hill College

Nursing Programs

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.

Admission Requirements

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.

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 75.63%
Average number of students tested annually: 23
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Spring Hill College as reported by Alabama state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 18 88.9 90.26
2011 24 75 88.43
2010 27 63 85.21
2009 14 78.6 89.47
What is this?

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

RN to MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1922 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/12/1999 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2007 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Midsize
Student to Faculty Ratio14:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate76%

Admissions

44%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading500 to 600
SAT: Math500 to 590
ACT Composite22 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank 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) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$20,441

Average 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
Over 110k$6,940
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Financial Aid & Loan

99%

Recipients

$17,237

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

31%

Recipients

$4,584

Average Amount

Pell grants

75%

Recipients

$3,304

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

1,381

Undergrads

95

Graduates

920

Women

556

Men

93%

Full-time

7%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
70%
Black/African American
14%
Two or more races
4%
Hispanic
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Non-resident alien
3%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Spring Hill College
4000 Dauphin St
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 380-4000