Research College Of Nursing

Overview of Research College Of Nursing

Research College of Nursing is located in a large city, in Kansas City, MO. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degree levels at Research College of Nursing top out at the Post-Master's certificate.

Areas of Study

The school tries to do a few things and do them well, and doesn't offer a huge range of majors. Students at Research College of Nursing often study nursing and emergency medicine.

Research College of Nursing Selectivity

The admissions department at the school does not accept all those who apply.


Students at Research College of Nursing benefit from the low student/teacher ratio.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 383 students (289 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at Research College of Nursing are female.

Student Life

Many students live in housing on or near campus.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Research College of Nursing

Research College of Nursing
2525 E. Meyer Boulevard
Kansas City , MO 64132-1199
General Phone: (816) 995-2800

Research College of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine63registered nursing

Number of programs and degrees for Research College of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Bachelor's degree461
Master's degree171
Post-master's certificate01

Research College of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Research College of Nursing had a total enrollment of 383 students (289 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 5%
Women 95%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 74%
Graduate 26%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
Unknown 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 20%
20-21 19%
22-24 16%
25-29 18%
30-34 10%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


Research College of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 96 %

Research College of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

Research College of Nursing offers campus housing for 120 of its 289 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Kansas City, Missouri for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Missouri Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Research College of Nursing Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
ACT Verbal2127
ACT Math1825
ACT Composite2126

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT97%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Research College of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 24,660
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 24,660
Room and board $ 9,450
Room charge $ 4,738
Books and supplies $ 1,200
Other expenses $ 3,000

Financial Aid:
Research College of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 639200)

Research College of Nursing Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year0*1*
Associate professorcalendar year0*2*
All faculty totalcalendar year0*3$85,155

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year0*3$83,585
Assistant professoracademic year0*20$57,198
Instructoracademic year0*3$48,773
No academic rankacademic year0*2*
All faculty totalacademic year0*28$58,631

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

Research College of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Research College of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Research College of Nursing Apart:

% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 1%$pretty_college $award_cats{$char}
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 6%Research College of Nursing Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 9%Research College of Nursing Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Salaries of full-time faculty
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 12%Research College of Nursing Salaries of full-time faculty
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 17%Research College of Nursing Dorm rooms per full-time student
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%Research College of Nursing Female % of student body

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