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|
Nursing schools located within 113 miles radius of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Shadyside School of Nursing
Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing
1 miles away
Mercy Hospital School of Nursing
4 miles away
St Margaret School of Nursing
4 miles away
Citizens School of Nursing
11 miles away
Heritage Valley Sewickley School of Nursing
15 miles away
Washington Hospital School of Nursing
25 miles away
Trinity Health System School of Nursing
37 miles away
Jameson Health System
44 miles away
Commonwealth Technical Institute
53 miles away
Huron School of Nursing
113 miles away
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.