Westminster College

Salt Lake City, UT 84105
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Westminster College is one of the eight private, not-for-profit 4-year colleges in Utah. The campus is located in an urban area, in Salt Lake City.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,570 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 369 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 295 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 80%). Every year 62% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Westminster's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $33,040, and fees were $820. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $33,040 and $820 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleMidsize City
Number of Students2,570
Student to Faculty Ratio9:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
Business ModelNot-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate80%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 0 0
Master's degree 2 16
Postbaccalaureate certificate 0 1
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 90.9%

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Institutional Accreditations
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
09/01/1936 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
10/28/1997 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
10/28/1997 - Current
Nurse Anesthesia (ANEST) - Institutions and programs at the master's degree, post master's certificate or doctoral degree levels
01/17/2007 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT1060 to 1267
ACT21 to 28
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies 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

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 $50
Graduates $50

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$1,355/credit
In State Students$1,355/credit
Out of State Students$1,355/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$964/credit
In State Students$964/credit
Out of State Students$964/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
LPN 45 $60,975 $60,975 $60,975
ADN 70 $94,850 $94,850 $94,850
BSN 125 $169,375 $169,375 $169,375
FNP 50 $48,200 $48,200 $48,200
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

In 2017-2018 academic year, 98% of Westminster College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 27% $4,530
Other Federal Grant 8% $1,843
State Grant & Scholarships 7% $2,326
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 95% $18,956
Federal Student Loans 53% $5,904
Private Loans 6% $12,032


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$16,685
$30,001 to $48,000$16,325
$48,001 to $75,000$20,027
$75,001 to $110,000$22,764
Over $110,000$25,666

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

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Utah state board of nursing.
Westminster College
1840 South 1300 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84105

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