Samford University

Samford University’s nursing program was the first nursing program in Alabama to be accredited by the National League of Nursing. Since then, it has been striving to instruct its students in a Christian environment that prepares caring, competent, and compassionate graduates who are committed to providing service, scholarship, lifelong learning, and professional practice in the…

Quinnipiac University

Quinnipiac University was established in 1929, and is located in Hamden, CT. They offer undergraduate and graduate programs in their nursing school, one of twelve schools nationally endorsed by the American Holistic Nursing Credentialing Corporation. This means that their nursing education focuses on the whole person, meaning that a patient must be cared for with…

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Located at the heart of Hilo, Hawaii, the School of Nursing at the University of Hawaii at Hilo strives to prepare students to thrive, compete, innovate, and lead in their professional and personal lives. Students are actively engaged in applying their theoretical knowledge with practice and connecting with the distinctive natural and cultural environments of…

University of Iowa

Located in Iowa City, University of Iowa is one of the premier public research universities in the country. With 175 years of educational service, it is the state’s oldest higher educational institution. Its College of Nursing places emphasis on holistic patient care provision. The curriculum is designed to provide a learning-centered environment. Bachelor of Science…

MSU Bozeman College of Nursing

Montana State University is located in Bozeman, Montana.  Their nursing department is proud to boast that it is the only one in he state to offer master’s degree in nursing.  It is also the oldest state-support institution offering nursing education in Montana; it has been offering its BSN program since 1937. Montana State University is…

Baylor University

Baylor University is located in Waco, Texas.  The Louise Herrington School of Nursing offers both undergraduate and graduate options for nursing students.  They offer a traditional BSN program and a FastBacc BSN program.  The FastBacc program allows a student with a prior bachelor’s degree to earn their BSN degree in 12 months.

University of Washington

University of Washington is located in Seattle, Washington. Their nursing department has been in existence since 1918, with their BSN program beginning in 1923. Ranked as one of the top public nursing institutions in the nation, the University of Washington School of Nursing aims to address the healthcare needs of communities in Washington and around the…

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis University is a private Roman Catholic school, located in St. Louis, Missouri. SLU offers a traditional BSN program, as well as an accelerated one-year BSN track, RN-BSN track, in addition to graduate opportunities. All programs are CCNE accredited. Saint Louis University has a long history in nursing education, and has been preparing students…

University of South Alabama

The University of South Alabama proudly offers a variety of nursing programs including Nurse Practitioner in a number of areas. The degrees are made available in both on-campus and online formats.   The school also provides various nursing programs such as Accelerated BSN, Accelerated MSN, APRN Certificate, Bachelor, BSN to DNP, Master, MSN to DNP and…

University of Saint Joseph

The University of Saint Joseph (USJ) School of Nursing is located in West Hartford, Connecticut and offers prospective students many pathways to become a nurse, including: a traditional BSN program, an RN to BSN program, and an accelerated second degree (ASD) – BSN program. The traditional BSN program requires students to apply in the fall…

University of Hawaii @ Manoa-MEPN

University of Hawaii at Manoa is located in Honolulu, Hawaii.  Their nursing department offers many options for its nursing students.  They offer a general BSN degree.  They also offer a high school direct entry option, which allows an incoming freshmen entrance into the program. The School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene at the University of…

Creighton University

The nursing program at Creighton University in downtown Omaha is praiseworthy ranked high in the state of Omaha. This private, Jesuit institution was founded by the Society of Jesus in 1878. For more than 60 years, Creighton has been preparing nurses via their highly-rated robust education with hands-on experience in nursing clinicals and a preceptorship….

Messiah University

Messiah University is a private Christian educational institution in Mechanicsburg. This MSCHE-accredited university has an average class size of 20 and a student to faculty ratio of 12:1. In terms of accreditation, its nursing baccalaureate, master’s and DNP programs under the Department of Nursing are CCNE-accredited. This Department equips nurses for their roles within the…

University of the Incarnate Word

The Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions provides students with a variety of choices when it comes to selecting a nursing career that best fits their career aspirations. The University of the Incarnate Word offers two pathways to complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing including both a Traditional BSN and Accelerated…

Shepherd University

Shepherd University is located in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.  They offer a BSN program, an RN to BSN program and a DNP program.  The RN to BSN program is a hybrid program.  Their nursing department offers five simulation labs – acute care, critical care, mother-child, pediatrics and independent living.

Rutgers University-Camden

Rutgers University-Camden is one of the oldest, higher education institutions, in Camden University. With more than 90 years in service, it has 310 full time faculty with an average class size of 18. Its School of Nursing combines clinical immersions and research-based curriculum taught by award-winning faculty. Among the programs offered are: Bachelor of Science…

George Washington University

George Washington University offers three Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs and a number of APRN programs including degrees for aspiring Family Nurse Practitioners and Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioners. GW is a Private Not-For-Profit University. Its nursing school is accredited by both the ACEN and CCNE. Programs are offered in both online and…

Idaho State University

Idaho State University School of Nursing aims to prepare exemplary nurse leaders who integrate education, service, and scholarship, through practice and research. The graduates are devoted to enhancing the quality of life for both rural and diverse populations. At Idaho State University School of Nursing, the students are involved in innovative and meaningful simulations that…

Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

Nebraska Methodist College is located in Omaha, Nebraska.  Their college educates healthcare professionals, from nurses to respiratory therapists to occupational therapists.  Their nursing program is extensive, offering everything from BSN programs to DNP programs.  They offer a traditional BSN program, an accelerated BSN program, an RN to BSN program and an LPN to BSN program….

Winston-Salem State University

WSSU’s undergraduate Nursing program prepares students for careers as general personnel in the workforce. The program teaches theory, clinical practicums and public service experiences that are essential to delivering professional nursing care in a variety of settings and to diverse populations. These experiences, according to WSSU, foster values such as kindness, compassion, justice, loyalty and…

Misericordia University

Located in Dallas, Misericordia University is an MSCHE-accredited private university. It was founded in 1924 by the Religious Sisters of Mercy. Its Nursing Department under the College of Health, Sciences, and Education has been providing educational service to its constituents for more than 90 years. Its excellence is evident by its CCNE-accredited nursing baccalaureate and…

Rutgers University SON Newark

Rutgers SON Newark is one of the campuses of Rutgers University. Its nursing school has a whooping 97% NCLEX passing rate for first-time takers in 2019. These programs, both undergraduate and graduate, are offered under the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences.  This department offers certification, continuing education, and Doctor and PhD in nursing degrees. Other…

University of Arizona

The College of Nursing of the University of Arizona ranks among the best in the state because of its exceptional NCLEX pass rates, variety of degrees offered, and alumni employment status.  The University of Arizona College of Nursing has a plethora of programs and approaches to prepare competent nurse leaders who can provide quality healthcare…

Georgetown University

Founded in 1903, the School of Nursing & Health Studies at Georgetown University offers a traditional four-year BSN program along with APRN programs in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, CNL, Family Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nursing, and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Depending on the degree offered (bachelor’s master’s or doctorate), nursing degrees can be studied…

Bradley University

Founded in 1897, Bradley University is a private university in Bradley Ave., Peoria. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. It also has received numerous awards, among these are from U.S. News and World Report, and the Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. With an average class size of 17 students, it has…

University of Kentucky

University of Kentucky (UKY) is an institution of higher education in Lexington. Its College of Nursing, which has nationally-ranked programs, has been providing quality education for more than 50 years. Traditional BSN – This four-year traditional BSN program prepares students for the NCLEX. In terms of the performance in the said exam, UKY has a high…

Western Carolina University

Located in Cullowhee, Western Carolina University (WCU) is a four-year public university which aims to incorporate research, service, engagement, and teaching in its learning opportunities. The school offers nationally ranked, accredited, affordable undergraduate and graduate programs at WCU’s main campus in Cullowhee, NC, at Asheville instructional site, and online. Students have access to state-of-the-art classroom and…

University of Pittsburgh

Named after its location, the University of Pittsburgh is a public institution of higher education. It is a member of the Association of American Universities which is composed of leading research universities. Its School of Nursing is committed to equipping nurses for the highest quality care provision. Bachelor of Science in Nursing – This baccalaureate…

New Mexico State University – Doña Ana Community College

New Mexico State University- Doña Ana CC’s nursing school is a public institution in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The college is a leading community college that provides transformative educational opportunities that meet the transfer and workforce needs of Doña Ana County. Intentional and creative use of technology, a focus on “real-world” practical experience, diverse perspectives…

Murray State University

Founded in 1922, Murray State University is a 4-year, state-supported public university in Murray, Kentucky. Its School of Nursing is approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing to offer undergraduate and graduate nursing programs. Its baccalaureate and DNP programs are ACEN-accredited, while its MSN and DNP programs are accredited by the Council on Accreditation of…

Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University is a private university in South Orange, New Jersey. Initially called as Seton Hall College, this university was founded in 1856 by a Catholic Bishop, James Roosevelt Bayley. Its Catholic roots are eminent from its culture of inclusivity regardless of creeds, color, and faiths. It prides itself in being an affordable institution…