Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing
Billerica, MA 01821-5499

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 39
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Tuition & Fees

Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $10,650 (22.2% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical public vocational/career school)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

$14,794
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $10,507
$10,650
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
$10,650
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $8,716
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 67% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,908 (which is 15.3% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing in 2016-2017, was 8, which is 89% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,205 (which is 8.7% above the national average.)

$4,908
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,257
$7,205
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,628
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 80%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing has enrolled a total of 39 students (39 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 31% men and 69% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

39
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 62%

White: 31%

Hispanic: 5%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 67% 66

Graduation & Dropout Rates

86%
Graduation rate
national average: 75%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
14%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$27,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,419

The typical median income of Shawsheen Valley School of Practical Nursing graduates 6 years after enrollment is $27,200. Last year, out of the total 373 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 339 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 340 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 282 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $27,200 $35,000
Employment Rate 91% 83%
Total Graduates 373 340

Campus Location

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