University of West Georgia

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#48 Overall Score: 76 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

University of West Georgia is a public 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. One hundred percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2009-2010
Total enrollment 77
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $349 (in-state)
$349 (out-of-state)
Application deadline rolling
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 10
Faculty Credentials and Training score 90
Student Services and Technology rank 14
Student Services and Technology score 67
Student Engagement rank 49
Student Engagement score 67
Admissions Selectivity rank 61
Admissions Selectivity score 54


Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application deadline (international students) rolling
Admissions website
Director of admissions Mr. Justin Barlow
Admissions phone (678) 839-4000
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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice Yes
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 12 full-time; 0 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 12
Average experience teaching online courses 6 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) 59%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) N/A

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Student Body

Enrollment 77
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

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

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $349
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $349
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $349
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $349

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