University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor (UM or U of M) is a public institution in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The university was originally in Detroit, where it was founded in 1817 as University of Michigania. In 1837, the university was moved to Ann Arbor on a 40-acre site that is now referred to as Central Campus. The university now owns over 584 major academic and research buildings. The university also partners with businesses and research institutions throughout the state, including partnerships with hospitals. The University of Michigan is the oldest university in Michigan and is widely-regarded as one of the top research universities in the nation.
The University of Michigan School of Nursing offers six CCNE-accredited nursing programs. The undergrad programs include traditional BSN and accelerated BSN programs. The graduate programs include MSN, DNP, PhD, and BSN to PhD programs. While the University of Michigan is a large university, the nursing programs offer small class sizes. Clinical experience is mostly offered through the Clinical Learning Center – a state-of-the-art simulation lab with high-fidelity mannequins. The school also provide clinical placement, allowing students to work with experienced nursing and medical professionals at local healthcare facilities. The MSN programs include eight different specialty tracks, including specializations in acute, primary, or family care.
|Campus LocaleMidsize City|
|Number of Students46,002|
|Student to Faculty Ratio11:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus HousingYes|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||1||13|
|Doctor's degree - professional practice||0||0|
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1913 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses|
01/23/1990 - Current
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels|
04/22/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
04/20/2002 - Current
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|SAT||1330 to 1500|
|ACT||30 to 33|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Considered but not required|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Required|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|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).
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$612/credit|
|In State Students||$612/credit|
|Out of State Students||$2,003/credit|
|In District Students||$1,201/credit|
|In State Students||$1,201/credit|
|Out of State Students||$2,467/credit|
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|
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.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 65% of University of Michigan-Ann Arbor's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||6%||$1,977|
|State Grant & Scholarships||13%||$656|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||51%||$17,277|
|Federal Student Loans||29%||$5,257|
$16,408Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$3,249|
|$30,001 to $48,000$5,575|
|$48,001 to $75,000$9,895|
|$75,001 to $110,000$17,705|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Michigan state board of nursing.