United States University
San Diego, CA 92108
United States University is a private, for profit institution, located in San Diego, California. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
United States University has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).
Out-of-state tuition and fees for academic year 2016-2017 were $11,880 and $1,100 respectively.
|Campus LocaleCity: Large|
|Student to Faculty Ratio10:1|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelFor Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Offered
RN to BSN
Masters degrees (MSN)
LPN to ADN
Family Nurse Practitioner
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.
- A completed application form
- An active and an unencumbered Registered Nursing License
- A cumulative undergraduate Grade Point Average of 2.50 or more
- Take and pass a criminal background check as per requirements for clinical practice in healthcare facilities
- Official Transcripts for all college level coursework
- 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.
Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year
|Program name||Degree type||Graduates|
|Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse||Bachelor's degree||28|
|Nursing Administration||Master's degree||5|
|Family Practice Nurse/Nursing||Master's degree||27|
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of United States University as reported by California state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from United States University
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-San Diego
11.79 miles away
85.6 miles away
86.22 miles away
Career Networks Institute
87.31 miles away
West Coast University-Orange County
95.04 miles away
American University of Health Sciences
102.56 miles away
West Coast University-Ontario
104.11 miles away
Trinity School of Health and Allied Sciences
110.36 miles away
Maxine Waters Employment Preparation Center
112.98 miles away
121.53 miles away
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission|
06/19/2009 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
06/11/2015 - Current
$17,919Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$19,272|
|30k to 48k--|
|48k to 75k--|
|75k to 110k--|
Cost Per Credit Hours
Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and California state board of nursing