General Information About Abington Memorial Hospital Dixon School of Nursing
The Faculty assumes responsibility for planning, implementing and evaluating learning experiences for students. The curriculum reflects current changes within the nursing and healthcare environment. The student shares responsibility for planning and evaluating her/his education. The Dixon School of Nursing subscribes to the mission and philosophy of Abington Memorial Hospital and the Department of Nursing to assure that comprehensive healthcare is provided to patients and that the healthcare needs of the community are met. Upon successful completion of the licensing examination, the graduate becomes a registered nurse capable of functioning in a beginning professional position in primary, secondary, and tertiary healthcare settings.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Remedial services
- Academic/career counseling service
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 2-4 years certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 302 Native American 1.0 Asian 7.0 African American 36.0 Hispanic 13.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 246 Enrolled FullTime Graduates