Wisconsin Lutheran College

Nursing Programs

The Wisconsin Lutheran College nursing program is designed to enable students to earn a BSN degree. The program is accredited by the Commission ob Collegiate Nursing Education.

Nursing students will be offered clinical practice experiences in a range of setting in the community including in the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin or nearby Froedtert Hospital.

Admissions Requirements:

  • At least 30 credits of college level coursework completed (Sophomore Standing)
  • Complete Nursing pre-requisite with a minimum GPA of 2.75 (completed with the last ten years)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant certification
  • CPR certification to be maintained throughout enrollment in the nursing program
  • Criminal background check to be completed every year for any healthcare position to be completed before application to the program and to be repeated periodically as required by clinical sites (students who fail the background check will be dismissed from the Nursing program)
  • Complete the college’s health requirements, to meet documentation of immunization for Hepatitis B, measles, mumps, varicella and rubella and  a negative Mantoux test to be maintained every clinical year.
  • One page personal statement for choosing the nursing program including long range goals and personal characteristics.

Students will be required to maintain a ‘C’ grade or higher to progress in the program.



State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (1 years): 60%
Average number of students tested annually: 10
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Wisconsin Lutheran College as reported by Wisconsin state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 10 60 96.91
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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1987 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/26/2012 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate75%

Admissions

90%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading490 to 600
SAT: Math530 to 650
ACT Composite21 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
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

$20,146

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$15,493
30k to 48k$15,715
48k to 75k$16,300
75k to 110k$20,917
Over 110k$24,257
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Financial Aid & Loan

88%

Recipients

$15,645

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

31%

Recipients

$3,956

Average Amount

Pell grants

75%

Recipients

$6,555

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

1,000

Undergrads

114

Graduates

633

Women

481

Men

83%

Full-time

17%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
82%
Black/African American
5%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
1%
Non-resident alien
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Wisconsin Lutheran College
8800 W Bluemound Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(414) 443-8800