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Linfield College-School of Nursing

Linfield College-School of Nursing is Baptist college with 344 students located in Portland, OR.

Medicine and Allied Health School, Religiously affiliated

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Overview

Overview

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Our mission at Linfield College Portland Campus is to challenge students to grow into leaders in the world of healthcare. In all phases and aspects of our major curricula, we are committed to provide breadth and depth of understanding, to nurture critical thinking and to embody Linfield's mission: connecting learning, life and community. If you are interested in a dynamic and rewarding career in the health professions, then consider Linfield College Portland Campus. We offer a unique college experience where you will join a campus community that is dedicated to preparing students exclusively for a future in the world of healthcare.

Whether you are interested in becoming a nurse, physician, physical therapist, or health care administrator, Linfield College Portland Campus will start you on the pathway of achieving your educational and professional goals.

We offer a challenging, comprehensive program of study that combines the liberal arts and sciences with the major curriculum. Internship and clinical experience are integral to the curriculum.

Depending on your career goals, you can pursue a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing or Health Sciences. Statistics released by the U.S. Department of Labor indicate the number of jobs available in health care is expected to increase more rapidly than other fields surveyed. As a result, nurses and other health care professionals are sure to be in great demand well through this century.

Student Life

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 344
Gender 19% Male / 81% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 97% Full Time / 3% Part Time
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 72%
Multi-racial 3%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 7%
Ethnicity Unknown 5%
Black or African American 1%
Asian 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Remedial Coursework
  • Study Abroad

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (96%), Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (3%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A general, introductory, undifferentiated, or joint program in health services occupations that prepares individuals for either entry into specialized training programs or for a variety of concentrations in the allied health area. Includes instruction in the basic sciences, research and clinical procedures, and aspects of the subject matter related to various health occupations.

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Administration & Faculty

President Thomas L. Hellie
Full-time Faculty 28
Student : Faculty Ratio 8 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 7 : 92
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 50
Tenure Track Faculty 32
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 17

Admissions

Admissions

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Finance

Finance

Sticker Price

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $35,900 Same as On-Campus
Fees $860 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A N/A
Books N/A N/A
Total (before financial aid) $36,760 $36,760

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.linfield.edu/linfield-financial-aid.html.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.linfield.edu/financial-aid/calculator.html.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

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Rankings

Forbes

#240 America's Top Colleges

PayScale

#623 Starting Median Salary Rankings

The Princeton Review

N/A Best Colleges (Western)

WalletHub

#106 The Best and Worst College Cities and Towns in America
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