Western Governors University

Salt Lake City, UT 84107

Western Governors University is one of the eight private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in Utah. Its campus is large in size and located in a suburb in Salt Lake City. The institution offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Every year 38% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

WGU's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $5,780, and fees were $290. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,780 and $290 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeLarge
Student to Faculty Ratio41:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4-year
TypePrivate
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate-

Nursing Programs Offered

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 775 6404
Master's degree 187 2033
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 97.6%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
02/13/2003 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/25/2009 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/25/2009 - Current

Admission


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).
Application fee
Undergrads $65
Graduates $65

Cost to Attend

No Info Available

Financial Aid

No Info Available

Student Population

72,385

Undergrads

26,242

Graduates

64,177

Women

34,450

Men

100%

Full-time

0%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
71%
Black/African American
9%
Hispanic
9%
Asian
4%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1%
Non-resident alien
0%

Relevant scholarships

Utah Nurse Foundation Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is for Utha resident students who intend to pursue a career in nursing. Scholarship recipient must agrees to work for a Utah Health Care Facility or Utah ...

ANPD Scholarship

Western Governors University offers the WGU Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD) Excellence in Nursing Education Scholarship. The scholarship is open for ANPD members looking ...

StraighterLine Partner College Scholarship

Applicant must complete four StraighterLine courses in order to be eligible for award. Award may be used at one of the following schools: Concordia University - Saint Paul, Excelsior College, ...


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Discussion


Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Utah state board of nursing.

Western Governors University
4001 South 700 East Suite 700
Salt Lake City, UT 84107
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