Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing is located in Sandusky, OH. It is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc., approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing, and authorized by the Ohio Board of Regents.
Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing seeks to be improve the health of the community and be the healthcare provider for physicians, patients, and volunteers and employees.
The Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing was established by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine in Cleveland, Ohio. The school was originally based in a house located in Sandusky and served as a classroom and residence combined, until 1960, when new facilities were provided.
In 1923, the Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania, Ohio took over the school administration until the Great Depression forced the school to temporarily close from 1934 to 1942. Firelands Regional Medical Center took over ownership of the School of Nursing in 2001, an arrangement that allows nursing students to study and practice their skills in a 400-bed healthcare facility that serves over 300,000 people in the local area.
Students seeking to apply to Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing should download the application (http://www.firelands.com/media/62655/SON-Application.pdf). Upon completion of the application, Firelands Regional Medical Center will send a follow-up letter via USPS mail, outlining the steps necessary to complete the admission process.
Tuition for the regular program averages at $29,600 for all three years. Other tuition fees can be found at http://www.firelands.com/school-of-nursing/tuition-financial-aid/tuition-costs.aspx.
Financial aid assistance is available for eligible students, through federal financial aid, as well as institutional financial aid. Students can download the form for the institutional financial aid assistance application by visiting http://www.firelands.com/school-of-nursing/tuition-financial-aid/financial-aid.aspx.
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 Firelands Regional Medical Center 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 (PhD,...)
- The tuition charges per year are around $11,110*
- Required fees, excluding tuition, cost about $710*
- Part-time per credit hour charges for undergraduates are $260*
- About thirty students were granted degrees in the last reported year
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition is estimated to range between $11,000-$13,000
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $260 to $310 per unit
- Required fees: $750
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|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||76%||$4,004|
|Student Loans (Federal)||89%||$7,950|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing.
- Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences in Canton, OH (81 miles away)
- Chamberlain College of Nursing - Columbus Campus in Columbus, OH (104 miles away)
- Sharon Regional Health System School of Nursing in Sharon, PA (116 miles away)
- School of Nursing - Jameson Health System in New Castle, PA (126 miles away)
- Trinity Health System School of Nursing in Steubenville, OH (132 miles away)