Western University of Health Sciences

Pomona, CA 91766

Western University of Health Sciences is one of the 138 private 4-year, not-for-profit colleges in California. Its campus is small in size and located in a suburb in Pomona. The institution offers only graduate degree programs.


Campus LocaleLarge Suburb
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio-
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
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
Master's degree 9 89
Post-master's certificate 6 33
Doctor's degree - professional practice 4 20

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Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
02/28/1996 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
09/11/2011 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
09/29/2001 - Current


No Info Available

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-
Graduate courses
In District Students$840/credit
In State Students$840/credit
Out of State Students$840/credit

Tuition Estimates

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
FNP 50 $42,000 $42,000 $42,000
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
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.

Financial Aid

No Info Available

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Ethnic Diversity
Two or more races
Race/ethnicity unknown
Black/African American
Non-resident alien
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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

Western University of Health Sciences
309 E 2nd St
Pomona, CA 91766

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