Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
170 Governors Ave, Medford, MA
- FAFSA School Code: 006331
- Phone: (781) 306-6600
- School Homepage
- Phone: (781) 306-6649
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (781) 306-6652
Found in Medford, Massachusetts, the Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is well known for its pristine nursing education and its successful graduates. Medford is the home of Tufts University, another successful higher institution of learning, as well as a host of historic churches and public parks that make the city a site for tourists. Other areas are also a point of interest—for example, famed female aviator Amelia Earhart grew up in Medford. The city’s population is 56,173 as of the last census, and the town is known as being quite lively.
With an enrollment of 404, the Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is one of the bigger nursing schools in the region. Tuition for the year of 2012 was $28,000, for both in state and out of state residents. The school draws a significant amount of out of state students because the state of Massachusetts is smaller and because the Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is so renowned that qualified students from all over the region want to apply to be a part of the experience. The tuition is stiff, but the competition is fierce for spots.
Students are able to get their associate’s degree in nursing after two years, and afterward students are encouraged to take the state licensing exam to become a certified nurse who can go to work immediately. The instructors have either worked or are currently working in the field, and the school’s hands on approach allows many students to get experience in the field pretty quickly as well. The program offers a flexible schedule for students who have to work, which is appealing to many older students.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
Get more information about the programs offered by Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
- Nursing (A)
- Radiologic Technology (A)
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing is $31,400. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. A fee of $50 is required from all applicants. Student who wish to obtain more information regarding financial aid may contact the school's financial aid office at (781) 306-6652, which has information regarding types of aid, forms and more. The figures listed are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Tuition is estimated to be around $32,000 per year
- Per unit charges are around $750 for part time students
- Required fees for full-time students: $1,400
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||100%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||100%||$3,750|
|Student Loans (Federal)||74%||$11,611|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 2%.
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Lawrence Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.
- Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital School of Nursing in Brockton, MA (24 miles away)
- St Joseph School of Nursing in Nashua, NH (29 miles away)
- St Joseph School of Nursing in North Providence, RI (43 miles away)
- Windham Memorial Hospital - Radiologic Technology Program in Willimantic, CT (75 miles away)
- Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions in Lewiston, ME (124 miles away)
IPEDS Survey 2008-2011: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.