Akron School of Practical Nursing in Akron

Akron, OH

Akron School of Practical Nursing offers 6-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 5:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 41%. 11.9% are women, and 88.1% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Akron School of Practical Nursing is 15529$, that is above national average. 63% of full-time Akron School of Practical Nursing students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $34,600, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Akron School of Practical Nursing is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents the program with the largest enrollment at the institution for the length of the full program, regardless of program length, and it includes undergraduates who first enrolled at any time during the academic year and who pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.

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$15,529
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Akron School of Practical Nursing students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$15,092
$30,001 - $48,000$16,061
$48,001 - $75,000$20,240
$75,001 - $110,000--
$110,001+--

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide (the 2d largest program, lasting 2 months) is $92 per year and $1,100 in total.

Finance

Percent of students with financial aid

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80%

Types of financial aids

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35 of Akron School of Practical Nursing undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 59 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Akron School of Practical Nursing number 318 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Ohio.

Students at Akron School of Practical Nursing awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.

Salary After Attending

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$34,600

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Credit for military training

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate

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63%
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Akron School of Practical Nursing graduation rate is above the national average.

63% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Akron School of Practical Nursing completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare institutions.

Applying information

Average number of admissions to one applicant

1 : 1

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

2 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Secondary school rank
  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • Formal demonstration of competencies
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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41%

In comparison to National Average

Akron School of Practical Nursing acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 73%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 32%.

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41%
BELOW AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $10k - $20k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 67%, so Akron School of Practical Nursing acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 26%.

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41%
BELOW AVERAGE

Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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100%

Total

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100%

Full time

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0%

Part time

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

47%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The Akron School of Practical Nursing full-time retention rate is 47% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and continue studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it demonstrates that school has quality curriculum, welcoming student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Akron School of Practical Nursing is 5:1, that means that for every 5 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

5:1
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Men/Women

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Akron School of Practical Nursing the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Akron School of Practical Nursing and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Akron School of Practical Nursing

The campus located by 1532 Peckham Street address in Akron, Ohio.

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Akron School of Practical Nursing in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Akron School of Practical Nursing with 19.15% of maximum crimes a year. The only type of crimes detected on Akron School of Practical Nursing is burglary.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Akron School of Practical Nursing offers 6 programs in total: 3 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 3 are 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 361 universities in Ohio state. Akron School of Practical Nursing is one of the few institutions in Ohio that offers a less than 1-year certificate program.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Ohio state average data to help you compare.

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Akron School of Practical Nursing provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 40 students with 35756 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 1532 Peckham Street

Place:

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Continuous

General Phone Number: +3308733355

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: akronschools.com\nursing

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