St. Xavier University

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#1 Overall Score: 100 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

St. Xavier University is a private institution where all of the graduate-level, online nursing classes are recorded and archived, so that students can access lecture material at their own convenience. Ninety-nine percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is August 18.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2008-2009
Total enrollment N/A
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $640 (in-state)
$640 (out-of-state)
Application deadline August 18
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 4
Faculty Credentials and Training score 95
Student Services and Technology rank 63
Student Services and Technology score 52
Student Engagement rank 1
Student Engagement score 100
Admissions Selectivity rank 9
Admissions Selectivity score 89
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.4


Application deadline (U.S. residents) August 18
Application deadline (international students) August 18
Admissions website
Director of admissions Joanna Vaickus
Admissions phone (866) 319-8966
Admissions email

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice No
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 8 full-time; 12 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 8
Average experience teaching online courses 3 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) 90%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 80%

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Student Body

Enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 24
24/7 live tech support Yes
Alumni/alumnae relations 2

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $640
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $640
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $640
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $640

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