2001 William Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
Top Ranked (2022-23): View Rankings
  • The Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing & Health Sciences is a private not-for-profit institution of higher learning that specializes in the preparation of individuals for high demand health care careers. The College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Our mission is to respond to the health care educational needs of the region by preparing qualified health care professionals.

School Highlights

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences serves 154 students (47% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 40%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 154 students
  • Private-state tuition: $15,690
  • Acceptance Rate: 50%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 11%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences
(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools
Associate's--Public Urban-serving Multicampus
Institution Level
Four or more years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Private not-for-profit
Public
Total Faculty
37 staff
139 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences has declined by 33% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
The Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
154 students
2,581 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
73 students
1,171 students
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# Part-Time Students
81 students
1,410 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
102 students
222 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
73 students
1,171 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
35 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
81 students
1,170 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
184 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
n/a
% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
5%
10%
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% White
89%
60%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
n/a
% Unknown races
n/a
19%
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Diversity Score
0.20
0.59
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
100%
33%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
0.02%
1.12%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$47,300
$30,100
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $15,690 is more than the state average of $15,353. The private state tuition has grown by 30% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$15,690
$15,353
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
88%
90%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$15,600
$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$6,576
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
50%
83%
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SAT Reading
n/a
525
SAT Math
n/a
475
SAT Writing
n/a
510
ACT Composite
22
21
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ACT English
23
22
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ACT Math
23
21
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences cost?

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences's private state tuition is approximately $15,690.

What is the acceptance rate of Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences?

The acceptance rate of Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences is 50%, which is lower than the state average of 83%.

What is Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences's ranking?

Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences ranks among the top 20% of community college in Missouri for: Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation) and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 154 students
  • Private-state tuition: $15,690
  • Acceptance Rate: 50%
  • Student:teacher ratio: 4:1
  • Minority enrollment: 11%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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