University of Scranton

Scranton, PA 18510

University of Scranton is a privately run, not for profit institution, located in Scranton, Pennsylvania. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 10114 and 7540 students were accepted.

University of Scranton in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $41,762 and fees $400. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $41,762 and $400 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate87%

Nursing Programs Offered

  • BSN
  • Masters program tracks: MSN, RN to MSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 68
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 4
Nurse Anesthetist Master's degree 14
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 0
Nurse Anesthetist Post-master's certificate 0
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - professional practice 0

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of Scranton

Marywood University
2.29 miles away
Wilkes University
16.45 miles away
Misericordia University
16.78 miles away
Moravian College
55.51 miles away
Cedar Crest College
57.1 miles away
DeSales University
61.63 miles away
Elmira College
75.96 miles away
College of Saint Elizabeth
76.88 miles away
Alvernia University
77.14 miles away
Hartwick College
78.27 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
01/01/1927 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
09/28/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
09/28/2002 - Current
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
COA
03/08/2005 - Current

Admissions

75%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading510 to 600
SAT: Math520 to 620
ACT Composite23 to 28
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$33,701

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$23,219
30k to 48k$23,537
48k to 75k$27,396
75k to 110k$31,541
Over 110k$38,399
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

88%

Recipients

$22,052

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

18%

Recipients

$4,261

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

65%

Recipients

$6,859

Average Amount

Student Population

3,867

Undergrads

1,513

Graduates

3,176

Women

2,204

Men

77%

Full-time

23%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
78%
Hispanic
8%
Black/African American
3%
Asian
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Pennsylvania state board of nursing
University of Scranton
800 Linden Street
Scranton, PA 18510
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