University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing is one of the twenty-six private, not-for-profit 2-year colleges in Pennsylvania. The campus is located in an urban area, in Pittsburgh.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 244 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 11 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 3 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 25%). Every year 23% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $14,190, and fees were $1,125. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $14,190 and $1,125 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge City|
|Number of Students244|
|Student to Faculty Ratio4:1|
|Is Admission OpenNo|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years||17||91|
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
|Secondary school GPA Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required|
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||$430/credit|
|In State Students||$430/credit|
|Out of State Students||$430/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
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, 100% of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing'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||--||--|
|State Grant & Scholarships||38%||$3,337|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Federal Student Loans||75%||$4,458|
$19,332Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$15,968|
|$30,001 to $48,000$21,277|
|$48,001 to $75,000$25,153|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing.