Stony Brook University—​SUNY

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#16 Overall Score: 88 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

Stony Brook University--SUNY is a public 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. Ninety-five percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is December 15.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 1993-1994
Total enrollment 493
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $411 (in-state)
$765 (out-of-state)
Application deadline December 15
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 84
Faculty Credentials and Training score 75
Student Services and Technology rank 4
Student Services and Technology score 78
Student Engagement rank 35
Student Engagement score 75
Admissions Selectivity rank 13
Admissions Selectivity score 88
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.2


Application deadline (U.S. residents) December 15
Application deadline (international students) December 15
Admissions website
Director of admissions Kenneth MacDowell
Admissions phone (631) 444-3554
Admissions email

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice Yes
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 42 full-time; 5 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 6
Average experience teaching online courses 15 years
Can earn degree entirely online No
Students enroll as online students Online and on-campus students are in separate courses
Classes include campus-based students N/A
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 63%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 66%

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Student Body

Enrollment 493
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

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

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $411
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $765
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $411
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $765

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