Research College of Nursing: Review & Facts

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Research College of Nursing is a very small four-year, private for-profit school with 385 students enrolled. This school was established in 1979 and is one of the 26 colleges located in Kansas City, Missouri.

Academic Offerings

Research College of Nursing will give you the opportunity to receive a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Research College of Nursing implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major - Registered Nursing. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the program Rating versus other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Research College of Nursing is fair at 79% (above Missouri average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
The graduation rate at Research College of Nursing is below average: 51%.

Student to faculty ratio at Research College of Nursing is good, 8:1. Learn more details regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is extremely high, about $32,100 annually. The additional fees at Research College of Nursing (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,300; which comes to a total of $33,400 a year.

Read the details about Research College of Nursing additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 312 applications were submitted and 200 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Research College of Nursing is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $65.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Research College of Nursing and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (816) 995-2800 or check Research College of Nursing Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Research College of Nursing provides study abroad programs.

Research College of Nursing offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: around $5,500 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Research College of Nursing. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Research College of Nursing seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Research College of Nursing Location and Maps

Post Address: Research College of Nursing, 2525 E. Meyer Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri 64132-1199, USA
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