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
#127 University of Massachusetts—​Lowell

Lowell, MA

3.2
#79 University of Massachusetts—​Worcester

Worcester, MA

3.4
#193 University of Memphis (Loewenberg)

Memphis, TN

3.0
#79 University of Miami

Coral Gables, FL

3.4
#6 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

4.4
#99 University of Michigan—​Flint

Flint, MI

3.3
#21 University of Minnesota—​Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN

4.0
#99 University of Mississippi Medical Center

Jackson, MS

3.3
#50 University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

3.6
#79 University of Missouri—​Kansas City

Kansas City, MO

3.4
#64 University of Missouri—​St. Louis

St. Louis, MO

3.5
#332 University of Mobile

Mobile, AL

2.6
#36 University of Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE

3.8
#99 University of Nevada—​Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV

3.3
#193 University of Nevada—​Reno

Reno, NV

3.0
#234 University of New Hampshire

Durham, NH

2.9
#79 University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM

3.4
#357 University of North Alabama

Florence, AL

2.5
#4 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

4.5
#11 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill (School of Public Health)

Chapel Hill, NC

4.2
#127 University of North Carolina—​Charlotte

Charlotte, NC

3.2
#79 University of North Carolina—​Greensboro

Greensboro, NC

3.4
#193 University of North Carolina—​Wilmington

Wilmington, NC

3.0
#127 University of North Dakota

Grand Forks, ND

3.2
#193 University of North Florida

Jacksonville, FL

3.0

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