School of Nursing Widener University

School of Nursing Widener University

Chester, PA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
91%
9%
student ratio
174
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
79%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nursing Doctor of Nursing Science (DN Sc)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
      Post Master Certificate (PMC)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 34
    • Doctoral Degrees 11
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

79% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 77
    • Accepted 61
    • Acceptance Rate 79
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $25
    • Application Fee - International $300
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline March 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, BSN, undergraduate course in statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MSN, undergraduate course in statistics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students174
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students174
    • Part-time Percentage93%
    • Full-time Percentage7%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian72%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage94%
    • Male Percentage6%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchWomen's health leadership, nursing education, research utilization, program evaluation, health promotion
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Nursing

Widener University

One University Place
Chester, PA 19013-5792
United States

Dr. Mary Walker

Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies

Phone: 610-499-4208
Fax: 610-499-4216
Email: mary.b.walker@widener.edu

Ms. Betty Boyles

Information Contact

Phone: 610-499-4207
Fax: 610-499-4216
Email: betty.a.boyles@widener.edu


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