Allen College

1990 Heath St, Waterloo, IA

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In the city of Waterloo, Iowa, you can find Allen College. Waterloo is a great place to learn about nursing, with a population of 68,653, one of the largest in the entire state. As a bigger metropolitan city, there are a bevy of options for students to take part in. The Grout Museum District is renowned for its exhibits, and art and culture are one of the major attractions of the city.

Allen College offers a number of different degrees, including bachelor’s and graduate degrees, but its nursing program allow students a very interesting opportunity. Through a partnership with the Allen Memorial Hospital, nursing students at Allen College are able to work with patients on a very close basis, which gives students at Allen College the unique chance to be affiliated with healthcare facilities early on in their medical careers. The college also partners with the Salvation Army to provide low cost healthcare to those in need in the Waterloo area. As a Christian influenced school, Allen College wants to spread the Christian mission and wants its graduates to use Christian principles as they continue their careers.

If you are interested in a nursing program that is going to allow you to work directly with patients early on instead of sitting in a classroom, then Allen College is probably a great school for you. There are plenty of financial aid options that make the collegiate experience more affordable.

Programs Offered

The following is a list of areas of study available at Allen College. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

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Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $18,000 per year
  • Per unit charges are around $630 for part time students
  • Required fees for full-time students: $1,400

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Annual tuition for graduate students is estimated to range between $16,000-$19,000
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $780 to $930 per unit
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $1,300

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Receiving Grants & Scholarships95%$6,217
Student Loans (Federal)92%$7,877

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