Thomas University

Thomasville, GA 31792
Write a Review

Thomas University is one of the thirty-five private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Georgia. The campus is located in Thomasville town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 1,601 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 81 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 44 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 54%). Every year 37% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Thomas University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $15,940, and fees were $1,000. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $15,940 and $1,000 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students1,601
Student to Faculty Ratio11:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate54%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 4 23
Master's degree 4 7
Post-master's certificate 0 0

Compare Schools

Nursing schools located within 210 miles radius of Thomas University

Andrew College
82 miles away
Mercer University
140 miles away
Wesleyan College
143 miles away
Jacksonville University
144 miles away
Tuskegee University
152 miles away
LaGrange College
166 miles away
Emory University
206 miles away
Bethune-Cookman University
207 miles away
Remington College-Heathrow Campus
210 miles away
Remington College of Nursing Orlando
210 miles away

Frequently compared schools

Iowa Wesleyan University
offers 1 nursing programs
MacMurray College
offers 3 nursing programs
Tabor College
offers 3 nursing programs
Davis & Elkins College
offers 2 nursing programs
Martin Methodist College
offers 2 nursing programs
Wesleyan College
offers 1 nursing programs
Ohio Christian University
offers 1 nursing programs


Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1984 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
02/01/2010 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
09/01/1998 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
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.) 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 $35
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$630/credit
In State Students$630/credit
Out of State Students$630/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$655/credit
In State Students$655/credit
Out of State Students$655/credit

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 $28,350 $28,350 $28,350
ADN 70 $44,100 $44,100 $44,100
BSN 125 $78,750 $78,750 $78,750
FNP 50 $32,750 $32,750 $32,750
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, 100% of Thomas University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 73% $1,943
Other Federal Grant 12% $881
State Grant & Scholarships 53% $996
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 73% $5,568
Federal Student Loans 38% $6,690
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price
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$20,579
$30,001 to $48,000$22,929
$48,001 to $75,000$17,923
$75,001 to $110,000$29,638
Over $110,000$26,004

Calculate your net price

Student Population













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

Reviews (0)

If you are a current or former student of this school, please help out prospective students by sharing your experience with the school. We also welcome faculty members and staff members to leave a review and answer students questions.

Overall Rating
Value for Money
You can leave a review using your real name or an alias.
If you want us to contact you when your review receives a comment, leave an email address here. Your email will not be published.
Enter the name of the degree program you are attended at this school.
Minimum 100 characters. Tell others about your experience. What did you like about this school?

Your review will be reviewed and published if approved. Review guideline.

Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Georgia state board of nursing.
Thomas University
1501 Millpond Rd
Thomasville, GA 31792

Find nursing programs near you