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Loyola University New Orleans

School of Nursing

New Orleans, LA

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Overview

Loyola University New Orleans / School of Nursing is located in New Orleans, LA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Family nurse practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Nursing

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 126
Doctoral Degrees 20

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Practicum
Doctoral Degrees Capstone project

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

191
Applied
104
Accepted
83
Enrolled
54%

Applying

40
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
Winter deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline May 15th May 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements BSN, unencumbered RN license, 1 year of work experience in clinical nursing, interview, resume, 3 recommendations, statement of purpose

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Recommended

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Traineership

Student Body

300
Total Graduate Students
88%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
11%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5%
Black or African American 23%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.67%
Asian 4%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.67%
Two or more races 0.67%
Unknown 7%

Gender

Male (6%)
Female (93%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 5
Male (3)
Female (15)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Increasing compliance with treatment, patient satisfaction with care provided by nurse practitioners
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 6363 Saint Charles Avenue
Campus Box 45
New Orleans, LA  70118
United States
Contact Dr. Laurie Ann Ferguson
Interim Director
Email: nursing@loyno.edu
Phone: 504-865-2880
Fax: 504-865-3254