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Washington Hospital School Of Nursing

Overview of Washington Hospital School Of Nursing

Washington, PA is home to Washington Hospital School of Nursing. Washington is a large suburb. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at Washington Hospital School of Nursing go up to the Associate's degree.

Areas of Study

The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size. Students commonly pursue studies in nursing and emergency medicine.

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants. Three quarters of students in 2007-2008 had SAT verbal scores of at least 385. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 350 and 520.

Student Body

The school has 170 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The Washington Hospital School of Nursing offers a diploma program in professional nursing. The School assures the quality of its program by maintaining qualified faculty, providing support services which meet the needs of the student population, providing resources and facilities which are adequate for operation of the school, and offering a curriculum which enables its graduates to develop the competencies necessary for the practice of professional nursing."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Washington Hospital School of Nursing

Washington Hospital School of Nursing
155 Wilson Ave
Washington , PA 15301
General Phone: (724) 223-3167
http://www.washingtonhospital.org

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

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine55registered nursing

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

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years551

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Student Body

In 2007-2008, Washington Hospital School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 170 students (197 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 14%
Women 86%
Full-Time 93%
Part-Time 7%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 97%
Black 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 5%
20-21 15%
22-24 18%
25-29 12%
30-34 10%
35-39 26%
40-49 14%

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %
Part-Time 100 %

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Washington, 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.

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total887282%72100%
Men1010100%10100%
Women786279%62100%

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal385500
SAT Math350520
SAT Writing385500
ACT Verbal1820
ACT Math1820
ACT Composite1820

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArecommended
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT13%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT4%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 10,974
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 10,974
Books and supplies $ 1,150

Financial Aid:
Washington Hospital School of Nursing participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 658201)

Washington Hospital School of Nursing Degree Programs (2007)

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

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Washington Hospital School of Nursing Highlights

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What Sets Washington Hospital School of Nursing Apart:

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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
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Female % of student body
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Top 20%Washington Hospital School of Nursing Female % of student body

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