Wheeling Jesuit University

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#37 Overall Score: 81 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

Wheeling Jesuit 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-six percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is rolling.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 2002-2003
Total enrollment 223
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $588 (in-state)
$588 (out-of-state)
Application deadline rolling
Admissions URL http://www.wju.edu/adulted/default.asp
Admissions e-mail adulted@wju.edu

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 73
Faculty Credentials and Training score 77
Student Services and Technology rank 82
Student Services and Technology score 47
Student Engagement rank 6
Student Engagement score 88
Admissions Selectivity rank 28
Admissions Selectivity score 77


Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application deadline (international students) rolling
Admissions website http://www.wju.edu/adulted/default.asp
Director of admissions Cindy Hunter
Admissions phone (304) 243-2250
Admissions email adulted@wju.edu

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice No
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 8 full-time; 2 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 8
Average experience teaching online courses 8 years
Can earn degree entirely online Depends
Classes include campus-based students N/A
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 70%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 70%

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Student Body

Enrollment 223
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24/7 live tech support No
Alumni/alumnae relations 0

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $588
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $588
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $588
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $588

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