Facts & Figures

#31

Ranked graduate nursing program

2018 U.S. News & World Report Survey

#1

Top ranked graduate nursing
program in Massachusetts



Graduate Students

Master’s

234 master’s students

4 years average work experience of 2016 entrants

3.55 average undergraduate GPA of 2016 entrants

64% of students receive financial aid
 

Doctoral

24 Ph.D. students

13 years average work experience of 2016 entrants

3.54 average undergraduate GPA of 2016 entrants

100% of full-time students receive full tuition remission

 



Undergraduate Students

432 undergraduate students

1:6 average faculty to student ratio in clinical

94% first-time pass rate on NCLEX in 2016

34% of students study abroad during their junior year

 


Faculty

52

Full-time faculty members

9

Inducted as American Academy of Nursing Fellows

72%

Of full-time faculty are active in nursing practice

1:13

Full-time faculty-to-student ratio

Certification Exam Success Rates

Advanced Practice Nursing Exams

Exam Year First-Time Pass Rates
Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AANPCB and ANCC) 2016 94.11%
Family Nurse Practitioner (AANPCP and ANCC) 2016 94.4%
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNCB) 2016 100%
Psych/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (ANCC) 2016 91.7%
Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NCC) 2016 100%
Nurse Anesthesia 2017 100%

NCLEX: Undergraduate

Year Pass Rate
2016 94%
2015 94%
2014 92%
2013 92%

NCLEX: Graduate

Year Pass Rate
2016 100%
2015 97.4%
2014 100%
2013 100%