University of Kansas

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#24 Overall Score: 84 Best Online Nursing Programs

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Graduate Nursing Program Overview

University of Kansas 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. One hundred percent of students are already employed when they first enroll. The admissions deadline for these programs is April 4.

Quick Stats

Academic year founded 1998-1999
Total enrollment 101
2013-2014 Tuition (per credit) $344 (in-state)
$344 (out-of-state)
Application deadline April 4
Admissions URL
Admissions e-mail

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U.S. News Rankings

Faculty Credentials and Training rank 61
Faculty Credentials and Training score 78
Student Services and Technology rank 6
Student Services and Technology score 75
Student Engagement rank 66
Student Engagement score 61
Admissions Selectivity rank 49
Admissions Selectivity score 65
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 3.8


Application deadline (U.S. residents) April 4
Application deadline (international students) April 4
Admissions website
Director of admissions Pamela Barnes
Admissions phone (913) 588-1619
Admissions email

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School awards Doctorate of Nursing Practice Yes
Instructional faculty that teach courses accessible online 30 full-time; 7 part-time
Tenured or tenure-track faculty 19
Average experience teaching online courses 5 years
Can earn degree entirely online Depends
Classes include campus-based students No
One-year retention rates
One-year retention rates
Graduation rates
Graduation rates
Within 3 years (2012-2013) 50%
Within 3 years (2011-2012) 21%

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Student Body

Enrollment 101
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution

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Technology & Support

Instructor response expected within (hours) 48
24/7 live tech support No
Alumni/alumnae relations 0

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Paying for School

Part-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $344
Part-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $344
Full-time tuition (per credit, in-state) $344
Full-time tuition (per credit, out-of-state) $344

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