Citizens School Of Nursing

Overview of Citizens School Of Nursing

Citizens School of Nursing is in New Kensington, PA. New Kensington is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Citizens School of Nursing issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school stays focused on a few key areas of study. Fields of study in vogue at Citizens School of Nursing include nursing and emergency medicine.

Citizens School of Nursing Selectivity

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

Student Body

Approximately 147 students study at Citizens School of Nursing (in 2007-2008). Many of the students at the school are in their forties, or even older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The purpose of the School of Nursing is to graduate individuals prepared for Registered Nurse Licensure and competent for entry-level practice in a variety of health care settings."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Citizens School of Nursing

Citizens School of Nursing
651 Fourth Avenue
New Kensington , PA 15068-6525
General Phone: (724) 337-5090

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Citizens School of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine47registered nursing

Number of programs and degrees for Citizens School of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years471

Citizens School of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Citizens School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 147 students (139 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 84%
Black 13%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 10%
20-21 16%
22-24 19%
25-29 18%
30-34 11%
35-39 7%
40-49 18%
50-64 1%

Citizens School of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 50 %

Citizens School of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of New Kensington, Pennsylvania for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Pennsylvania Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Citizens School of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Citizens School of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 653400)

Citizens School of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

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Citizens School of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Citizens School of Nursing Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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% students 40 years or older
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checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Career counseling
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