General Information About Research College of Nursing
The Mission and Purposes of Research College of Nursing reflect the contemporary focus on health and the importance of higher education for professional nursing. They are reviewed and evaluated regularly by the faculty as a part of curriculum development and are then submitted to the Governing Board for approval. The mission of Research College of Nursing is to educate students as professional nurses who provide safe, quality health care. Through a commitment to excellence in nursing education, this academic community promotes development of the individual as a scholar and leader dedicated to providing service to the greater society. Fulfilling this mission involves challenging students to use critical thinking and clinical reasoning to provide evidence-based practice. Interprofessional collaboration and communication are emphasized to facilitate patient-centered care. Competence is developed in using both information management and patient care technology. Ultimately, the College guides students to develop a global view of health that emphasizes ethical and culturally sensitive care.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- ROTC (Army)
- Study abroad
- Academic/career counseling service
- On-campus day care for students' children
- Dual credit
- The acceptance of credits for work experience or military experience are subject to review by the school and cannot be guaranteed.Advanced placement (AP) credits
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- Bachelor's degree
- Master's degree
- Post-master's certificate
- City: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants 296 Percent Admitted 68% Men Admitted 71% Women Admitted 68% Full Time Retention Rate 79%
Submitted ACT & SAT Scores
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score Composite 21 26 English 21 27 Math 18 25
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 590 Native American 7 Asian 25 African American 39 Hispanic 19 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 339 Enrolled FullTime Graduates 7