Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences

2001 William Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4507
Tel: (573)334-6825
  • 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 233 students (27% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
  • Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences is one of 2 community colleges within Cape Girardeau County, MO.
  • The nearest community college is Metro Business College-Cape Girardeau (2.60 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 52% over five years.
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences(MO) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty21 staff25 staff
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 233 has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 5:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has declined by 50% over five years.
Total Enrollment233 students1,147 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:128:1
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students64 students514 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students169 students633 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Enrollment Breakdown MO All Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Hispanic (2009-2016)
% Black
1%
9%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Black (2007-2016)
% White
98%
67%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences White (2007-2016)
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.040.51
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
100%
39%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$47,300$31,200
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2012-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,690 is more than the state average of $13,154. The private state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,690$13,154
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid50%94%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$20,500$12,874
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$12,500$6,000
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate81%81%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,734 per year for in-state students and $7,115 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,154 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Missouri community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.51, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Missouri is Concorde Career College-Kansas City. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.