Saint Anthony College of Nursing (SACN)

5658 E State St, Rockford, IL

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Saint Anthony College of Nursing (SACN) strives to achieve excellence in nursing education, and actively inculcates Christian values, ideals and practices within the nursing profession. Their mission to encourage open enquiry and life-long learning and passion for the nursing profession has enabled them to tirelessly serve the Rockford, IL, community for over 90 years.

Offering a dozen courses in nursing, SACN’s program listing includes baccalaureate and master’s degrees such as Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing – Clinical Nurse Specialist, MSN – Nurse Educator, Parish Nurse and many more. Every course imbibes the values of Christianity and service to the community, as well as equips students for the rigors of the nursing profession.

SACN is a private not-for-profit institution, and the tuition fee for a full time student is $10,544 for between 12 and 17 credits. Financial aid is available through FAFSA as well as college programs, including scholarships, tuition waivers, loans and grants. Financial assistance typically comes linked with academic progress standards, and SACN provides full information regarding this on their website.

SACN currently has facilities in two locations – the main campus on E. State Street and the newer site (opened in 2008) on Featherstone Drive.

SACN is also a part of Joining Forces, an initiative led by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden that offers Americans the opportunity to serve veterans, military families and active duty military personnel in a variety of ways. The college also organizes blood drives and other community-oriented activities that help students engage in the communities they serve.

Programs Offered

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.

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

*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**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

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Tuition & Fees Information

Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • Tuition is estimated to be around $25,000 per year
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $710 to $860 per unit
  • Required fees: $810

Graduate Courses - Tuition Details

  • The estimated tuition range for graduate students is around $16,000-$19,000 per year
  • Part time students are estimated to pay about $870 to $1,000 per unit
  • Required fees for graduate students are around $410

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 & Scholarships57%$6,014
Student Loans (Federal)72%$9,278

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