United States University

School of Nursing

Nursing Programs

The United States University MSN-FNP program offers Registered Nurses who have a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science to upgrade professionally.

The program is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior Commission, and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).

The program consists of 49 credit hours and 720 clinical hours. Classroom instruction is held on Fridays and Saturdays allowing for a flexible schedule that enable students to carry on with their professional career and private lives.

The Department of Nursing also offers a Master’s of Science in Nursing Degree to equip graduates to become administrators to help other nurses provide quality health care. The program consists of 7 core courses and 5 specialization courses with no clinical practice requirements.

Application Requirements:

  1. A completed application form
  2. An active and an unencumbered Registered Nursing License
  3. A cumulative undergraduate Grade Point Average of 2.50 or more
  4. Take and pass a criminal background check as per requirements for clinical practice in healthcare facilities
  5. Official Transcripts for all college level coursework
  6. A personal statement describing goals in the nursing profession

The university does not maintain a waiting list for the Nursing Program and interested applicants should attend speak to an enrollment advisor at the earliest opportunity. 

 

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (2 years): 66.97%
Average number of students tested annually: 18
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
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 United States University as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2011 28 71.43 88.22
2010 8 62.5 87.53
What is this?
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX Passrate History

Annual NCLEX passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at United States University as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2011 28 71.43 88.22
2010 8 62.5 87.53
What is this?

Program accreditations: Not Accredited

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 67.63%
Average number of students tested annually: 32
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
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 United States University as reported by California state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 58 68.97 71.45
2011 28 71.43 88.22
2010 8 62.5 87.53
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate : -
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: Not Accredited
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
06/19/2009 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
06/11/2015 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio10:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate31%

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost

$17,919

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$19,272
30k to 48k--
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Financial Aid & Loan

58%

Recipients

$3,108

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

43%

Recipients

$3,959

Average Amount

Pell grants

46%

Recipients

$8,454

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

72

Undergrads

187

Graduates

151

Women

108

Men

98%

Full-time

2%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Non-resident alien
42%
Hispanic
16%
White
10%
Asian
10%
Race/ethnicity unknown
10%
Black/African American
7%
Two or more races
3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
2%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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United States University
7675 Mission Valley Road
San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 477-6310 x2024

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