Total Undergraduate Enrollment: 805 Students
- Nursing: 651
- Nursing - Accelerated BSN: 83
- RN to BSN (online): 71
As of Fall 2020, the School of Nursing enrolled 805 undergraduates across 3 programs. In addition, 317 students were enrolled across our 5 graduate programs.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, the Master of Science in Nursing program and the Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Quinnipiac University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001, 202-887-6791.
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program for Nurse Anesthesia is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA).
Date of next review: Fall 2029
National Board Certification exam:
First-time pass rate 2019: 100%
First-time pass rate 2020: 100%
First-time pass rate 2021: 77%
Second-time pass rate within 50 days of graduation: 100%
Employment rate: 100%
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Many of the nursing programs within Quinnipiac University’s School of Nursing also are endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Corporation. Graduates of these programs are eligible to take the appropriate national exam to become board-certified holistic nurses at the basic or advanced level of nursing:
All full-time faculty members have doctoral degrees and maintain practice relevance through direct patient care, research or professional development activities.
The School of Nursing is located within the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. You'll experience the essential role nurses play in integrated teams as you collaborate with students from across the university.
The center features first-rate facilities and equipment including:
According to data collected in 2020, the School of Nursing has a success rate of 95% with a 79% knowledge rate. 95% of graduates are employed or are currently attending graduate school with 5% seeking or choosing not to seek employment.