Research College of Nursing

2525 E Meyer Blvd, Kansas, United States
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Overview of Research College of Nursing

About this school

Research College of Nursing, founded in 1905, is a private, nursing school affiliated with Rockhurst University. Its 35-acre campus is located in Kansas City.
  • Institution Type


    Private for-profit

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:264
    • Men:20 (7.6%)
    • Women:244 (92.4%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Research 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 recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
3
Science
-
4
Foreign Language
-
2
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
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
2525 East Meyer Boulevard
City, State, Zip
Kansas City, MO  64132
Phone
(816) 995-2820
Fax
(816) 276-3526
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
June 30
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
August 15
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
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
-
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not 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
73% of 339 applicants were admitted
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
73 admitted students enrolled
Men
5 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.53
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

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
24 average |22-27 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
4%
• Score 24 - 29
52%
• Score 18 - 23
44%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $36,715 (76.6732797326929%)
  • Room & Board: - $9,970 (20.820716299467474%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (2.5060039678396158%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Research College of Nursing accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
-
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 15
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 006392
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
138 (85.2%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
102 (73.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
102 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
52 (51.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
78%
Average Award
$28,500
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 92 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,200
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 92 (90.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,000
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 102 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
162 (100.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $34,800

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
Health Fields
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Siblings of Current Students

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


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


26

Part-Time Faculty


3

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


14%

Regular Class Size


  • 50-99 students: - 100% of classes
% of Classes
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Not reported
Computers Available On Campus
125
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Research College of Nursing provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


Students Graduating Within 4 Years


44.0%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


52%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


52.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (1)


  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse

    Most Popular Disciplines


    Offered

    Professional Degree Programs


    Not reported

    Special Programs


    Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Study abroad, 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 (5)


    • Adult Nursing
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
    • Gerontological Nursing
    • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
    • Nursing--General

    Campus Life

    Location & Geography

    Population


    467,007

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    66 acres

    Environment


    Urban environment

    Campus Size


    Kansas City

    Weather


    Temperature
    16.7 average low in January, 83.3 average high in September
    Rain
    105 rainy days per year

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Airport
    30 miles from campus in Kansas City
    Nearest Bus Station
    15 miles from campus in Kansas City
    Nearest Train Station
    10 miles from campus in Kansas City

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

    Students of College Housing


    Housing Restrictions


    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    25%

    Security

    24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


    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
    NCAA Division II
    Mascot
    -
    School Colors
    -

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Golf
    Soccer
    Softball
    Tennis
    Volleyball

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Baseball
    Basketball
    Golf
    Soccer
    Softball
    Tennis
    Volleyball

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    badminton, basketball, cross-country running, field hockey, golf, lacrosse, racquetball, rugby, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, weight lifting

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    Research College of Nursing offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities

    Sororities


    75% of women participate

    Fraternities


    75% of men participate

    ROTC


    Army ROTC is offered off campus

    Student Body

    Co-educational


    Mostly women

    Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


    264

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    264
    Women
    244
    Men
    20

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
    • 2.3% Asian
    • 2.7% Black/African-American
    • 3.8% Hispanic/Latino
    • 3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
    • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
    • 77.3% White
    • 10.6% Unknown

    International Students


    Not reported

    Average Age


    23

    Number of Graduate Students


    151

    Student Resources

    Study resources