Northern Arizona University

Nursing Programs

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 88.27%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Northern Arizona University as reported by Arizona state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 95.04 96.69
2011 88.69 91.32
2010 81.08 90.1
2009 82.41 89.28
2008 83 88.58
2007 82 85.98
2006 96 89.72
What is this?
State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 88.27%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Northern Arizona University as reported by Arizona state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 95.04 96.69
2011 88.69 91.32
2010 81.08 90.1
2009 82.41 89.28
2008 83 88.58
2007 82 85.98
2006 96 89.72
What is this?
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

The Northern Arizona University graduate program in nursing is designed to prepare nurses for advanced level practice in rural areas. The program offers specialties in three tracks.

The MSN program is open to all qualified applicants who possess a Bachelor of Science in Nursing or an Associate of Science Degree with an additional baccalaureate degree in another field.

Admission Requirements:

  • Admission to Graduate College
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • Minimum of 3.0 grade point average in all prior nursing coursework
  • Completion of undergraduate prerequisite courses (below) with a minimum of a ‘B’ grade or higher
  1. Descriptive and inferential course from an accredited college or university
  2. Nursing Research
  3. Health Assessment Course
  • Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Arizona or the Arizona Board of Nursing regulations regarding multistate licensure or eligibility to obtain an Arizona license
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have relevant clinical experience, meet the minimum nursing experience for the specialty as well as life experience
  • 3 professional recommendations
  • Personal Statement elaborating interests, professional and personal goals and detailing experience
  • Interview with faculty maybe required
  • The GRE is not required for admission 

 

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Program accreditations: CCNE

Doctoral programs offered at this school:

DNP

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening
What is this?

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1930 - Current
Specialized Accreditation
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
04/22/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
11/13/1997 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
11/13/1997 - Current

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Small
Student to Faculty Ratio18:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate76%

Admissions

78%

Acceptance Rate
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost

$14,678

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$11,907
30k to 48k$12,395
48k to 75k$14,836
75k to 110k$17,411
Over 110k$19,345
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Financial Aid & Loan

65%

Recipients

$8,524

Average Amount

Any grant or scholarship aid

35%

Recipients

$4,192

Average Amount

Pell grants

48%

Recipients

$6,872

Average Amount

Federal Student Loans

Students

26,500

Undergrads

3,861

Graduates

18,347

Women

12,014

Men

77%

Full-time

23%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
59%
Hispanic
22%
Two or more races
5%
Non-resident alien
4%
Black/African American
3%
Asian
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

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Northern Arizona University
1900 S. Knoles Dr, Babbitt Administrative Center, Room 200
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
(928) 523-9011
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