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Roxborough Memorial Hospital School Of Nursing

Overview of Roxborough Memorial Hospital School Of Nursing

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing can be found in Philadelphia, PA (a large city). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The Associate's degree is the highest degree at Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at the school are in nursing and emergency medicine.

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Selectivity

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing does not have an open admissions system. Not everyone who applies is accepted.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 135 students were enrolled in the school.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Nursing is a caring relationship with people of all ages throughout the willness-illness continuum. The practice of nursing provides total care to the individual, the family and community through independent actions and collabortive efforts with other health care providers. Nursing activity and decision making are generated by the systematic use of the nursing process consisting of assessment, dignosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Integral to the nursing process is the impact of biophychosocial forces and health promotion technology all persons throughout the human life cycle. Education is a continous activity, which is directed at producing desirable changes in both students and faculty. It is a cooperative, dynamic process involving mutual teaching and learning which promotes the continuing development of the individual's capacities for progressive adjustments to life situations. Effective learning occurs in selected environments that satisfy the needs for recognition,acceptance and self-realization.. Integral aspects of learning include goal-oriented behavior, active participation, reinforcement and evaluation. Learners are afforded the opportunity to question and analyze k nowledge and value systems through experience in diverse situations. The graduate of this program is prepared to function as a beginning professional nurse in acute, intermediate, long term, ambulatory and home care settings in accordance with the Pennsylvania Professional Nursing Law."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
5800 Ridge Ave
Philadelphia , PA 19128
General Phone: (215) 487-4294
http://www.roxboroughmemorial.com

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine61registered nursing

Number of programs and degrees for Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years611

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 135 students (145 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 68%
Black 18%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 8%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 1%
20-21 11%
22-24 21%
25-29 21%
30-34 16%
35-39 15%
40-49 11%
50-64 4%

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Philadelphia, 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.

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1321400)

Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Roxborough Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Female % of student body
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