Nursing

Ranked in 2011 | Nursing Rankings Methodology

With a master's in nursing, nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists can perform a full range of health services. Students may focus on areas such as geriatrics, nutrition and women's health. These are the best nursing schools.

Rank School name Score
#234 Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Newark, NJ

2.9
#79 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​Newark

Newark, NJ

3.4
#411 Sacred Heart University

Fairfield, CT

2.3
#357 Saginaw Valley State University

University Center, MI

2.5
#390 Salem State University—​South Campus

Salem, MA

2.4
#295 Salisbury University

Salisbury, MD

2.7
#234 Samford University

Birmingham, AL

2.9
#127 Samuel Merritt University

Oakland, CA

3.2
#127 San Diego State University

San Diego, CA

3.2
#166 San Francisco State University

San Francisco, CA

3.1
#193 San Jose State University

San Jose, CA

3.0
#127 Seattle Pacific University

Seattle, WA

3.2
#127 Seattle University

Seattle, WA

3.2
#127 Seton Hall University

South Orange, NJ

3.2
#295 Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA

2.7
#127 Simmons College

Boston, MA

3.2
#166 Sonoma State University

Rohnert Park, CA

3.1
#127 South Dakota State University

Brookings, SD

3.2
Rank Not Published South University—​West Palm Beach

Royal Palm Beach, FL

N/A
#193 Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

3.0
#295 Southeastern Louisiana University

Hammond, LA

2.7
#442 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, TN

2.0
#357 Southern Connecticut State University

New Haven, CT

2.5
#166 Southern Illinois University—​Edwardsville

Edwardsville, IL

3.1
#265 Southern Nazarene University

Bethany, OK

2.8

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