Americare School Of Nursing Fern Park

Overview of Americare School Of Nursing Fern Park

Americare is in Fern Park, FL. Fern Park is a large suburb. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Americare issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Americare Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.


The schools' faculty/student ratio of superior to most.

Student Body

Approximately 381 students study at the school (in 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Americare School of Nursing provides quality education for students. We believe in enhancing the growth and development of our ever-changing healthcare system to meet the needs of our multicultural and diverse society. The faculty and staff are committed to enriching the lives of students and providing quality educational programs, with realistic work skills."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Americare

Americare School of Nursing
7275 Estapona Circle
Fern Park , FL 32730-2351
General Phone: (407) 673-7406

Americare Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology139dental assistant, medical coding, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, allied health and medical assisting, surgical tech, radiographer
Nursing and Emergency Medicine76licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Americare in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years1656
Associate's degree01
Award of less than 1 academic year502

Americare Student Body

In 2007-2008, Americare had a total enrollment of 381 students (658 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 36%
Black 42%
Hispanic 18%
Asian 1%
Unknown 3%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 0%
18-19 4%
20-21 12%
22-24 20%
25-29 25%
30-34 17%
35-39 8%
40-49 11%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Americare Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 64 %

Americare Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Americare Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Americare participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3390300)

Americare Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year3$41,09310$45,299
All faculty totalcalendar year3$41,09310$45,299

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Americare Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

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Americare Highlights

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What Sets Americare Apart:

% of accepted students who choose to enroll
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 13%Americare Female % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Americare Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Minority % of student body
(for open-admission colleges)
Top 18%Americare Minority % of student body

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