Joseph F. McCloskey School of Nursing at Schuylkill Health
Undergraduate certificate in Registered Nursing
Program Length: 3 years
Students graduating on time
58% of Title IV students complete the program within 3 years1
Program Costs*
$37,775 for tuition and fees
$2,500 for books and supplies
$21,600 for off-campus room and board
Other Costs:
Uniforms: $500
Clearances $50
Physicals and Immunizations $100
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*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.
Students Borrowing Money
85% of students who attend this program borrow money to pay for it2
The typical graduate leaves with
$23,000 in debt3
The typical monthly loan payment
$237 per month in student loans with 4.45% interest rate4.
The typical graduate earns
$58,730 per year after leaving this program5
Graduates who got jobs
96% of program graduates got jobs according to the accreditor job placement rate8
Program graduates are employed in the following fields:
Licensure Requirements6
This program meets licensure requirements in
*State requires students to sit for licensure exam
Additional Information:
No additional notes provided.

Date Created: 8/8/2017
These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education
  1. The share of students who completed the program within 100% of normal time (3 years).

  2. The share of students who borrowed Federal, private, and/or institutional loans to help pay for college.

  3. The median debt of borrowers who completed this program. This debt includes federal, private, and institutional loans.

  4. The median monthly loan payment for students who completed this program if it were repaid over ten years at a 4.45% interest rate.

  5. The median earnings of program graduates who received Federal aid.

  6. Some States require students to graduate from a state approved program in order to obtain a license to practice a profession in those States.

  7. State Job Placement Rate: N/A
  8. Accreditor Job Placement Rate:
    Name of the accrediting agency this placement rate is calculated for:
    The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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    What types of jobs were these students placed in?
    The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Jobs within the field

    Positions that recent completers were hired for include: Registered Nurse
    When were the former students employed?
    Within 3-6 months of graduation
    How were completers tracked?
    Completer/alumni survey (100% response rate)