Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing: Ranking & Review

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Top 13%

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate43%70%38%
Enrolled undergraduates24420
Enrolled total (including graduate students)31625

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRequired
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRecommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$13,626$13,626
Fees for full-time undergraduates$3,005$3,005
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$350$350

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs99
Grand Total99

A total of 9 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing.

Graduation rate94%100%93%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital School of Nursing provides quality nursing education to a diverse group of students in a manner that enables the graduates to become leaders in providing competent and safe care in a variety of settings in order to meet the continually changing healthcare needs of hospital's and school's community. We recognize that nursing is an evolving profession that requires life-long learning and adaptability. We strive to achieve academic excellence through ongoing program evalualtion and quality improvement activities.
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff10
Instructional FTE5
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 2-year
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address400 Highland Avenue
Lewistown, Pennsylvania, 17044
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant
City population22,000