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St Lukes Hospital School Of Nursing

Overview of St Lukes Hospital School Of Nursing

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing is located in a large suburb, in Bethlehem, PA. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing top out at the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

Students at the school often study nursing and emergency medicine.

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Selectivity

The admissions department at St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing does not accept all those who apply. In 2007-2008, 56% of applicants were rejected at the school. Most students' verbal SAT scores were in the range of 492 to 576 in 2007-2008. A quarter of students admitted in 2007-2008 scored 582 or higher on the math SAT.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 138 students (155 full-time equivalent).

Student Life

Many students live in housing on or near campus.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The web address is http://www.slhhn.org/body.cfm?id=288"

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing
801 Ostrum Street
Bethlehem , PA 18015
General Phone: (610) 954-3401
http://www.slhn-lehighvalley.org

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine67various nursing

Number of programs and degrees for St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years671

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 138 students (155 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 8%
20-21 19%
22-24 17%
25-29 25%
30-34 12%
35-39 12%
40-49 6%
50-64 1%

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

ResidencePercent
Pennsylvania91%
New Jersey9%

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 69 %

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing offers campus housing for 43 of its 155 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Bethlehem, 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.

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total452044%1575%
Men6117%00%
Women391949%1579%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal492576
SAT Math480582
SAT Writing410490

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArequired
Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT100%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,945
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,945
Room and board $ 4,700
Room charge $ 2,250
Board (meal plan) charge $ 600
Books and supplies $ 2,800
Other expenses $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 657400)

St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing, Other

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St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
Student SAT scores
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Student SAT scores
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 18%St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Female % of student body
Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted)
Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 19%St Lukes Hospital School of Nursing Dorm rooms per full-time student

Notable:
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing

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