Private 4 Year

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences overview
Location Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad
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Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences is a private institution located in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, an area offering a blend of urban and rural atmospheres within driving distance of Philadelphia and Baltimore. Established in 1903 as a nursing school, the college has evolved into a comprehensive health sciences institution, dedicated exclusively to the field of healthcare. The college operates on a semester-based academic calendar, shaping healthcare professionals through a range of undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs, with particular emphasis on nursing and allied health programs. While Penn College of Health Sciences maintains a selective admissions process, the specifics of its selectivity vary by program. The campus features modern facilities tailored to health sciences education and does not offer traditional on-campus housing options, reflecting the institution's focus on accommodating a primarily commuting student body. Known for academic rigour in health-related disciplines, the college does not emphasize intercollegiate athletics, directing its full attention to academic and professional development within the health sciences domain.

In the most recent statistical year 493 prospective students applied, and 242 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 102 enrolled in the school.  647 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,169 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2021/2022, excluding room and board, is $29,386 plus fees of $536.












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Applications Due Feb 1, 2024
Applicant Competition Average
Application Fee $35

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Costs for Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,150
Other Fees$536
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $11,000
Budget for Other Expenses$4,234
Total One Year Cost$47,306

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$51,300 per year

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 100%

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