Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing

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2022 Undergraduate Tuition
$9,216
5.21% growth from 2021
2022 Average Net Price
$17,736
After Financial Aid
2022 Acceptance Rate
73.3%
15 Applicants
2022 Enrolled Students
106
100% Full-Time
2022 Graduation Rate
53.8%
7 Graduates

About

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is a higher education institution located in Allegheny County, PA. In 2022, the most popular 2 to 4 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentrations at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing were Registered Nursing (48 degrees awarded).

In 2022, 48 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing. 87.5% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 12.5% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (41 degrees), 10.3 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is $9,216, which is $−3,466 less than the national average for ($12,682).

Costs

In 2022, the median undergraduate tuition at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is $9,216, which is $−3,466 less than the national average for ($12,682).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $17,736.

In 2022, 58% of undergraduate students attending Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing received financial aid through grants. Comparatively, 87% of undergraduate students received financial aid through loans.

Tuition Costs

$9,216
2022 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2022, the cost of tuition at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was $9,216. The cost of tuition at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is $−3,466 less than than the overall (public and private) national average for ($12,682).

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Average Net Price

$17,736
2022 Value
4.77%
1 Year Growth

In 2022 Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $17,736. Between 2021 and 2022, the average net price of Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing grew by 4.77%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,300
Room and Board
$1,400
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was of $9,300 in 2022. The cost of room and board increased by 5.68% between 2021 and 2022.

During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,400. The cost of books and supplies increased by 1.3% during the same period.

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Financial Aid by Income Level

58%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Grants
87%
Undergraduates Receiving Financial Aid through Loans

58% of undergraduate students at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing received financial aid through grants or loans in 2022. This represents a decline of 23.7% with respect to 2021, when 76% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other expenses.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
0%
2019 Default Rate
0
Number of Defaults

In 2019 the default rate for borrower's at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was 0%, which represents 0 out of the 48 total borrowers.

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Admissions

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing received 15 undergraduate applications in 2022, which represents a 34.8% annual growth. Out of those 15 applicants, 11 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 73.3% acceptance rate.

There were 106 students enrolled at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in 2022.

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing has an overall enrollment yield of 100%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

73.3%
Acceptance Rate in 2022
11
Accepted Out of 15

In 2022, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was 73.3% (11 admissions from 15 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2021, which was 73.9%. Between 2021 and 2022, the number of applicants grew by 34.8%, while admissions declined by −35.3%..

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Enrollment

Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing had a total enrollment of 106 students in 2022. The full-time enrollment at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is 106 students and the part-time enrollment is 0. This means that 100% of students enrolled at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, both undergraduate and graduate, is 71.7% White, 13.2% Black or African American, 5.66% Hispanic or Latino, 4.72% Asian, and 4.72% Two or More Races.

Students enrolled at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (61.3%), followed by Black or African American Female (13.2%) and White Male (10.4%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

100%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in 2022, both undergraduate and graduate, is 106 students. The full-time enrollment at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is 106 and the part-time enrollment is 0.

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Retention Rate over Time

77%
2022 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was 77%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar (79%), Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing had a retention rate lower than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    76 enrolled students
  2. Black or African American
    14 enrolled students
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    6 enrolled students

The enrolled student population at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is 71.7% White, 13.2% Black or African American, 5.66% Hispanic or Latino, 4.72% Asian, and 4.72% Two or More Races. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all is 35.2% White, 26.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 17.4% Black or African American.

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Graduates

In 2022, 36 more women than men received degrees from Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is white (41 degrees awarded). There were 10.3 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4 degrees).

The most common 2 to 4 Year Postsecondary Certificate concentration at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is Registered Nursing (48 degrees awarded).

In 2022,  the most specialized majors across all degree types at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Health (48 degrees awarded).

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are Registered nurses (1,394,826 people), Medical & health services managers (151,000 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (140,626 people), Pharmacists (134,087 people), and Physicians (107,616 people).

The most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in 2022 are Health (48 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are Surgeons, Physicians, Podiatrists, Nurse anesthetists, and Chief executives & legislators

The most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are Health (48 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,482,206 people), Outpatient care centers (237,556 people), Elementary & secondary schools (215,578 people), Offices of physicians (201,917 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (129,843 people).

The most specialized majors at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing are Health (48 degrees awarded) (as of 2022).

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Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing.
Most Common (2022)
48 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common 2 to 4 year postsecondary certificate concentration at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing was Registered Nursing with 48 degrees awarded.

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Sex Breakdown for Common Majors

6
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2022
42
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2022

In 2022, 6 degrees were awarded to men at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, which is 0.143 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (42).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2022, 6 degrees were awarded to men at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in Registered Nursing, which is 0.143 times less than the 42 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2022, 42 degrees were awarded to men at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in Registered Nursing, which is 7 times more than the 6 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

71%
100% Completion Time
75%
150% Completion Time

In 2022, 71% of students graduating from Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 75% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 75% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Graduation Rate by Race and Sex

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
White Male
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate in 2022 at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is Male and White (100% graduation rate). Across all , Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (73.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity (2022)
  1. White
    41 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    4 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    3 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is white (41 degrees awarded). There were 10.3 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (4 degrees).

0% of degree recipients (0 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Sex

Most Common Sex Demographic (2022)
  1. White Female
    35 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    6 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American Female
    4 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and sex grouping at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing is white female (35 degrees awarded). There were 5.83 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (6 degrees).

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Operations

Salary Expenditure

$1.5M
2022 Salaries
3.67%
growth from 2021

In 2022, Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing paid a median of $1.5M in salaries, a 3.67% growth from the previous year.

The median for similar is 668k (13.2% of overall expenditures).

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