Tuition and fees fell 9.2 percent for 2017-18 at Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Pennsylvania students paid $9,255 to attend the two-year private not-for-profit institution this year $936 less than the $10,191 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 95 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 8 students received grants or scholarships totaling $35,288 and 16 students took out student loans totaling more than $159,484.
Including all undergraduates, 72 students used grants or scholarships totaling $391,217. Another 102 took out $755,092 in federal student loans.
The cost of attending
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital School of Nursing in 2015-16.
Number of students receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
State / local grant or scholarship
Institutional grants or scholarships
Grant or scholarship aid total