University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky is located in Lexington, Kentucky. Their College of Nursing had over 1,500 students enrolled in 2015. They offer a traditional BSN, an LPN to BSN program and a second degree BSN program. The mission of the University of Kentucky College of Nursing is to promote health and well-being through excellence in nursing education, research, practice and service while fostering diversity and inclusion.
University of Kentucky nursing school is a public institution located in Lexington, Kentucky. Its nursing programs are ACEN, ACME, CCNE and COA accredited.
Degree types you can earn at University of Kentucky include Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Registered Nursing, and the school provides it offerings to students via campus, hybrid and online formats. The level of nursing programs offered to nursing students include Accelerated BSN, Bachelor, BSN to DNP, BSN to PhD, MSN to DNP and Post Master's NP Certificate level degrees.
For nursing students in Kentucky, the average NCLEX passing rate for ADN programs is 88.18% and for BSN programs is 88.85%.
The average national NCLEX passing rate for ADN programs is 85.48% and for BSN programs is 87.22%.
The latest NCLEX passing rates, and RNCareers' ranking for University of Kentucky is
Research the University of Kentucky nursing program. Compare it to the other nursing programs offered in Kentucky, to online nursing programs and to nursing programs offered in the United States for:
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|Compare Kentucky Nursing Schools||ADN||BSN|
|Number of Nursing Programs||26||19|
|Average NCLEX Passing Rate||88.18%||88.85%|
|NCLEX Passing Rate Range||79.50% to 95.38%||73.00% to 98.63%|
|Best Ranked School Details||ADN Rankings for Kentucky||BSN Rankings for Kentucky|
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Sources: The State Board of Nursing from Each State, U.S. Department of Education: College Scorecard, U.S. Department of Education – OPE, National Center for Education Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics