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): 295
Master of Science (MS): 115
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): 1
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): 8
Post-Masters certificate completion: 17

(Tenured, Tenure Track)
Professor: 4
Associate Professor: 12
Assistant Professor: 5

(Clinical Track)
Professor of Clinical Nursing: 5
Associate Professor of Clinical Nursing: 5
Assistant Professor of Clinical Nursing: 9
Instructor of Clinical Nursing: 1

(Research Track)
Research Professor: 1
Clinical Professor: 2
Clinical Assistant Professor: 4
Clinical Associate Professor of Practice: 1
Clinical Instructor: 68
Lecturer: 7
Total faculty: 125

Administrative staff: 78
Student enrollment
(Autumn 2014)
Pre-Nursing: 382
Traditional BSN: 484
RN to BSN: 255
MS (Graduate Entry): 266
MS (post-BSN): 431
PhD: 28
DNP: 71
Post-Master’s certificate: 33

Total students 1,950


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