Clarkson College

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#22 Overall Score: 86 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

Clarkson College is a private institution where all of the graduate-level, online nursing classes are recorded and archived, so that students can access lecture material at their own convenience. One hundred percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is July 1.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 1999-2000
Total enrollment 448
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $497 (in-state)
$497 (out-of-state)
Application deadline July 1
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 50
Faculty Credentials and Training score 80
Student Services and Technology rank 16
Student Services and Technology score 66
Student Engagement rank 7
Student Engagement score 87
Admissions Selectivity rank 7
Admissions Selectivity score 93


Application deadline (U.S. residents) July 1
Application deadline (international students) March 1
Admissions website
Director of admissions Denise Work
Admissions phone (402) 552-2796
Admissions email

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice No
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 6 full-time; 21 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 0
Average experience teaching online courses 7 years
Can earn degree entirely online Yes
Classes include campus-based students N/A
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 89%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 82%

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Student Body

Enrollment 448
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24/7 live tech support Yes
Alumni/alumnae relations 1

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $497
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $497
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $497
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $497

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