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DEMONSTRATING EXCELLENCE

This infographic contains statistics that are all repeated in the text below.

Enrollment

As of Fall 2020
1,637

Graduates

Fall 2019 – Summer 2020

  • BSN – 428
  • MSN – 270
  • DNP – 18
  • PhD – 16

 

U.S. News & World Report 2022:

National Rankings

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice: 28
  • Master of Science in Nursing: 32
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing: 31

 

Research

Fiscal Year 2019-2020

  • Ranked 40th in NIH funding for nursing schools

 

Scientific Publications and Presentations

Calendar Year 2020

  • 125 presentations
  • 97 articles
  • 3 book chapters

 

Research Expenditures

Fiscal Year 2020

$2,472,380

 

Contracts and Awards

Fiscal Year 2020

$2,603,718

 

Certification First-Time Pass Rates

  • NCLEX - First-time pass rate (2020): 97.28%

MSN Program Nurse Practitioner Certification
Pass rates for first-time takers (2019)

  • Family Nurse Practitioner – AANPCB: 98%, ANCC: 100%
  • Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – AACN: 100%, ANCC: 98%

Post-Graduate APRN Certificate Program Nurse Practitioner Certification
Pass rates for first-time takers (2019)

  • Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner – ANCC: 100%
  • Family Nurse Practitioner – AANPCB: 100%
  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner – ANCC: 100%

Nurse Anesthesia BSN – DNP
Nine of the past 10 years, including 2021

  • NCE: 100%

 

Abbreviations:

  • ANCC: American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • AANPCB: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board
  • AACN: AACN Certification Corporation
  • NCE: National Certifying Exam offered by the National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA)

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