Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences

2001 William Street
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703-4507
Tel: (573)334-6825
233 students
Private, non-profit
  • 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 Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Private not-for-profit
Total Faculty 21 staff 24 staff
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Total Faculty (2007-2015)

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 Enrollment 233 students 580 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Total Enrollment (2007-2015)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 28:1
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Student Staff Ratio (2007-2015)
# Full-Time Students 64 students 396 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
# Part-Time Students 169 students 501 students
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Part-Time Students (2007-2015)
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 (2009-2015)
% Black
1%
9%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Black (2007-2015)
% White
98%
67%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences White (2007-2015)
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. 0.04 0.51
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Diversity Score (2007-2015)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,800 is more than the state average of $13,610. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $13,800 $13,610
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 50% 94%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Percent Admitted 81% 81%
Southeast Missouri Hospital College of Nursing and Health Sciences Percent Admitted (2007-2015)
Source: 2015 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Missouri public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,690 per year for in-state students and $4,950 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,610 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Missouri is 83%. 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.