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
#79 University of Tennessee—​Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

3.4
#21 University of Texas Health Science Center—​Houston

Houston, TX

4.0
#36 University of Texas Health Science Center—​San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

3.8
#64 University of Texas Medical Branch—​Galveston

Galveston, TX

3.5
#64 University of Texas—​Arlington

Arlington, TX

3.5
#32 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

3.9
#193 University of Texas—​Brownsville

Brownsville, TX

3.0
#166 University of Texas—​El Paso

El Paso, TX

3.1
#295 University of Texas—​Pan American

Edinburg, TX

2.7
#99 University of Texas—​Tyler

Tyler, TX

3.3
#64 University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, TX

3.5
#99 University of Toledo

Toledo, OH

3.3
#36 University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

3.8
#166 University of Vermont

Burlington, VT

3.1
#15 University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA

4.1
#1 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

4.6
#357 University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA

2.5
#127 University of Wisconsin—​Eau Claire

Eau Claire, WI

3.2
#21 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

4.0
#36 University of Wisconsin—​Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

3.8
#127 University of Wisconsin—​Oshkosh

Oshkosh, WI

3.2
#127 University of Wyoming

Laramie, WY

3.2
#265 Urbana University

Springfield, OH

2.8
#166 Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, OH

3.1
#234 Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA

2.9

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