Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing: Review & Facts

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Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is a private not-for-profit school with 75 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1892 and is one of the 33 schools located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
2-year certificate is available at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing.

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major -- Registered Nursing. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
80%
Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing student retention rate is high at 80% (above Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is good: 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is very good: 6:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$7,200
Average tuition charges are low - $6,000 per year. The additional fees at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing not covered by tuition are around $1,200, which comes to a total of $7,200 a year.

Read the details about Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
13%
As reported in recent data, 39 applications were submitted and 5 were accepted; so it is challenging to get admitted at this school.

The college will consider accepting your dual credits at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (412) 578-5531.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,500
Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, nearly $6,500 a year.

Based on the college crime data, Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing Location and Maps



Post Address: Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, 4900 Friendship Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224, USA
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