Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences

11th & Oak, Quincy, United States
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Overview of Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences

About this school

Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing, founded in 1891, is a private, specialized college. Its 111-acre campus is located in Quincy.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:233
    • Men:30 (12.9%)
    • Women:203 (87.1%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Blessing-Reiman College of Nursing is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
2
Science
-
4
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
3
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
Not reported
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
11th and Oak|PO Box 7005
City, State, Zip
Quincy, IL  62305-7005
Phone
(217) 228-5520 x6949
Fax
(217) 223-6400
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
66% of 546 applicants were admitted
Women
67% of 516 applicants were admitted
Men
60% of 30 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
362 admitted students enrolled
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.29
375 And Above
10%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
26%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49
3%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
21 average |19-24 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
0%
• Score 24 - 29
49%
• Score 18 - 23
51%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $25,050 (100.0%)
  • Room & Board: - Not reported
  • Other Expences: - Not reported
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Blessing-Reiman College of Nursing accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 006214
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
158 (100.0%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
158 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
158 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
158 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
100%
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 158 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
Not reported
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
Not reported
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Not reported

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Not reported
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


18

Part-Time Faculty


0

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


28%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 47% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 24% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 54% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 36% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 11% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Blessing-Reiman College of Nursing provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


Students Graduating Within 4 Years


31.8%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


36.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


36.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (1)


  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

    Most Popular Disciplines


    Not offered

    Professional Degree Programs


    Not reported

    Special Programs


    Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Internships, Summer session

    Study Abroad


    Health professions and related sciences

    Online Degrees


    None

    Graduate and Professional Education

    Master's Degrees Offered


    Master of Science in Nursing

    Master's Programs of Study (3)


    • Nursing Education
    • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
    • Nursing--General

    Campus Life

    Location & Geography

    Population


    40,915

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    1 acre

    Environment


    Small town/city

    Campus Size


    Weather


    Temperature
    15.9 average low in January, 83.9 average high in September
    Rain
    114 rainy days per year

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Airport
    St. Louis
    Nearest Bus Station
    1 mile(s) from campus in Quincy
    Nearest Train Station
    2 mile(s) from campus in Quincy

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Coed housing

    Students of College Housing


    82% of all students

    Housing Restrictions


    Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    10%

    Security

    24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


    Not available

    24-Hour Security Patrols


    Available

    Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


    Available

    Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


    Available

    Personal Support Services

    Health Service


    Offered

    Personal Counseling


    Offered

    Child Care


    Offered

    Sports & Recreation

    School Athletics


    Athletic Conferences
    -
    Mascot
    -
    School Colors
    -

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Football
    Soccer
    Volleyball

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Football
    Soccer
    Volleyball

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    baseball, basketball, football, soccer, volleyball

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    Blessing-Reiman College of Nursing offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student nurses organization

    Sororities


    40% of women participate

    Fraternities


    ROTC


    Student Body

    Co-educational


    Mostly women

    Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


    192

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    233
    Women
    203
    Men
    30

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • 0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
    • 1.2% Asian
    • 3.6% Black/African-American
    • 0.6% Hispanic/Latino
    • 64.6% White

    International Students


    Not reported

    Average Age


    Number of Graduate Students


    18

    Student Resources

    Study resources