By the numbers

Nursing students forming 100

Historical benchmarks
Program founded: 1914
School of Nursing established: 1928
College of Nursing established: 1984

Current dean
(Appointed 2011)

Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN; Associate Vice President for Health Promotion; University Chief Wellness Officer; Dean, College of Nursing

Degrees offered/awarded
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN): 289
Master of Science (MS): 125
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): 6
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): 64

(Tenured, Tenure Track)
Professor: 7
Associate Professor: 11
Assistant Professor: 7

(Clinical Track)
Professor of Clinical Nursing: 4
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing: 3
Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing: 7
Instructor of Clinical Nursing: 1
(Research Track)
Research Assistant Professor: 1
Clinical Professor: 2
Clinical Assistant Professor: 4
Clinical Instructor: 65)
Lecturer: 6
Total faculty: 117

Administrative staff: 45
Student enrollment
(Autumn 2013)
Pre-Nursing: 360
Traditional BSN: 484
RN to BSN: 232
MS (Graduate Entry): 225
MS (post-BSN): 275
PhD: 30
DNP: 85
Post-Master’s certificate: 65
Total students 1,756


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