Drexel University

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#24 Overall Score: 84 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

Drexel University is a private institution where the majority of the graduate-level, online nursing classes are recorded and archived, so that students can access lecture material at their own convenience. The admissions deadline for these programs is May 1.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2002-2003
Total enrollment 1,107
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $835 (in-state)
$835 (out-of-state)
Application deadline May 1
Admissions URL http://www.drexel.com
Admissions e-mail finn@drexel.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 28
Faculty Credentials and Training score 84
Student Services and Technology rank 11
Student Services and Technology score 69
Student Engagement rank 66
Student Engagement score 61
Admissions Selectivity rank 47
Admissions Selectivity score 68
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.7


Application deadline (U.S. residents) May 1
Application deadline (international students) May 1
Admissions website http://www.drexel.com
Director of admissions Erin Finn
Admissions phone (215) 895-6712
Admissions email finn@drexel.edu

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice Yes
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 70 full-time; 6 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 7
Average experience teaching online courses 5 years
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Classes include campus-based students N/A
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 24%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 29%

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Student Body

Enrollment 1,107
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24/7 live tech support Yes
Alumni/alumnae relations 1

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $835
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $835
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $835
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $835

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