Nursing Schools in Ohio

The state of Ohio is home to 140 nursing schools. This year (2018) we evaluated 115 schools and our ranking system identified the following nursing schools as the best in Ohio.

NursingExplorer ranking system is statistical. We use the following factors when evaluating schools: NCLEX pass rates, programmatic and institutional accreditations. Learn more about our nursing schools ranking system here.

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Complete List of Nursing Schools in Ohio

Listed below are all nursing schools in Ohio. Please use the sort feature to view which schools have top RN and LPN programs along with their corresponding average NCLEX pass rates. Click on each school's name to view more detail about the school.

There are a total of 140 nursing schools in the state of Ohio. And according to our database 15 schools have been closed permanently.

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University of Mount Union

Alliance, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate100.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$22,728

Programs offered

  • BSN

Baldwin Wallace University

Berea, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate97.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$22,326

Baldwin Wallace University (BW) is a private institution in Berea, Ohio. The university offers both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Over 3,400 undergraduate students enrolled in the 2018 school year. BW was established in 1845 by Methodist settlers and became a university in 2012. ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN

Tri-Rivers Career Center

Marion, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate97.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate91.8%
Cost per annum$14,124

Programs offered

  • Diploma
  • LPN

Washington State Community College

Marietta, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate97.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate94.2%
Cost per annum$7,449

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Muskingum University

New Concord, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate97.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$18,973

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Trinity Health System School of Nursing

Steubenville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate96.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • Diploma

Ohio Northern University

Ada, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate95.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$24,348

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Firelands Regional Medical Center School of Nursing

Sandusky, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate95.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • Diploma

Northwest State Community College

Archbold, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate95.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate97.8%
Cost per annum$9,584

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Ohio State University-Main Campus

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate94.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,971

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated MSN
  • RN to BSN

Owens Community College

Perrysburg, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate93.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate100.0%
Cost per annum$6,177

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Walsh University

North Canton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate93.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,195

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Ohio Valley College of Technology

East Liverpool, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate92.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$14,239

Programs offered

  • ADN

Ohio University-Southern Campus

Ironton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate92.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$9,668

Programs offered

  • BSN

Terra State Community College

Fremont, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate91.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$10,142

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Otterbein University

Westerville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate91.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$23,945

Programs offered

  • BSN

Edison State Community College

Piqua, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate91.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$7,837

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Capital University

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate90.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,676

Capital University is a private institution in Bexley, Ohio, which is a suburb of Columbus. It was established in 1830 as the Theological Seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Ohio. It is the oldest university in the central Ohio area and one of the oldest Lutheran-affiliated ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate90.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$5,438

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Mount Carmel College of Nursing

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate90.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$16,660

Mount Carmel College of Nursing is a private college in Columbus, Ohio. It is a small college, with a total of 154 students enrolled during the Fall 2016 semester. The nursing college was founded in 1903 by Sisters of the Holy Cross. It is located within the Mount Carmel West Hospital and is ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Ashland University Dwight Schar College of Nursing

Mansfield, OH
Campus size
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate89.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • BSN

Wright State University-Main Campus

Dayton, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate89.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$14,464

The main campus of Wright State University is in Fairborn, Ohio, which is a suburb of Dayton. It was established in 1967 and is named after the Wright brothers. The university began as a branch campus of Ohio State University and Miami University in 1964. Three years later, the campus became an ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Franciscan University of Steubenville

Steubenville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate89.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$26,367

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Malone University

Canton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate89.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,785

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate88.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$11,271

Programs offered

  • BSN

Hocking College

Nelsonville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate88.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate74.7%
Cost per annum$9,071

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Lorain County Community College

Elyria, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate88.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate90.9%
Cost per annum$3,382

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Cleveland State University

Cleveland, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate88.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$15,555

Cleveland State University is a public institution in Cleveland, Ohio. It was established in 1964 after purchasing the buildings of Fenn College. It also acquired the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law in 1969. It is now part of the University System of Ohio. Over 70 majors are available at the ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate87.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$33,124

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated MSN
  • ADN

Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Canton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate87.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,300

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN
  • BSN

Galen College of Nursing-Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate87.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$24,593

Programs offered

  • ADN

Lakeland Community College

Kirtland, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate87.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$7,505

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Cedarville University

Cedarville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate87.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$22,849

Programs offered

  • BSN

Stark State College

North Canton, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate87.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$6,587

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Kent State University at Kent

Kent, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate86.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$18,180

Kent State University at Kent is a public university and part of the University System of Ohio. There are ten campuses in this school system, including the Kent campus. It was established in 1910 and was originally a teacher training school. The first classes were held during the 1912 school ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Mount Saint Joseph University

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate86.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,728

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated MSN
  • RN to BSN

Mercy College of Ohio

Toledo, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate86.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$18,181

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

University of Toledo

Toledo, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate86.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$15,919

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

University of Akron Main Campus

Akron, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate86.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$16,568

The University of Akron is a public university with the main campus in Akron, Ohio. It is part of the University System of Ohio. Over 200 undergraduate and 100 graduate programs are offered at the university, including several nursing programs. The university has an annual enrollment of over ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Cuyahoga Community College District

Cleveland, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate85.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate91.3%
Cost per annum$4,309

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Herzing University-Akron

Akron, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate85.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$21,276

Programs offered

  • ADN

Ohio University-Chillicothe Campus

Chillicothe, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate85.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$9,928

Programs offered

  • BSN

Kettering College

Kettering, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate85.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,057

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • LPN to ADN

Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate85.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$16,892

Ursuline College is a private college in Pepper Pike, Ohio. It was established in 1871, making it one of the oldest institutions of higher learning for women in the US. It was also the first Catholic women’s college in the state of Ohio. Ursuline College was founded by Ursuline Sisters in ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Ohio University-Main Campus

Athens, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate84.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$21,899

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • LPN to ADN

North Central State College

Mansfield, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate84.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate100.0%
Cost per annum$4,724

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate84.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$19,978

The main campus of the University of Cincinnati (UC) is in Cincinnati, Ohio. The university is a public institution with both undergraduate and graduate degree programs and part of the University System of Ohio. Along with the main campus, there are nine other campuses throughout the state. The ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated MSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • RN to BSN

Marion Technical College

Marion, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate84.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$6,224

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN

Notre Dame College

Cleveland, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate84.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$21,818

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Central Ohio Technical College

Newark, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate84.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate80.4%
Cost per annum$9,219

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Xavier University

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate83.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$27,757

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated MSN

Clark State Community College

Springfield, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate83.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate83.1%
Cost per annum$5,687

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

James A Rhodes State College

Lima, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate83.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate88.1%
Cost per annum$8,172

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Chamberlain College of Nursing-Ohio

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate83.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$25,250

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN
  • RN to BSN
  • LPN to ADN

Bryant & Stratton College-Eastlake

Eastlake, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate82.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$13,934

Programs offered

  • ADN

Hiram College

Hiram, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate82.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$26,257

Programs offered

  • BSN

Columbus State Community College

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeLarge
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate82.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate89.5%
Cost per annum$5,448

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Lourdes University

Sylvania, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate82.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$19,635

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Good Samaritan College of Nursing and Health Science

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate82.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$12,971

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN

Southern State Community College

Hillsboro, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate81.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate100.0%
Cost per annum$6,213

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Bowling Green State University-Main Campus

Bowling Green, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate81.0%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,313

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Shawnee State University

Portsmouth, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate80.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$13,632

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN
  • LPN to ADN

University of Rio Grande

Rio Grande, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate80.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$30,389

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN to ADN
  • BSN

Sinclair Community College

Dayton, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate79.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$3,949

Programs offered

  • ADN

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate79.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$19,235

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Ashtabula County Technical and Career Campus

Jefferson, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate76.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$10,521

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • BSN
  • ADN
  • Diploma

Eastern Gateway Community College

Steubenville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate75.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate90.4%
Cost per annum$3,125

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Fortis College-Columbus

Westerville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate75.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate87.8%
Cost per annum$26,291

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Ohio University-Zanesville Campus

Zanesville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate72.7%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$8,236

Programs offered

  • BSN

Hondros College of Nursing

Westerville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate72.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate81.8%
Cost per annum$25,843

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • BSN

The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate70.6%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,517

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN

University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash College

Blue Ash, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate66.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$11,871

Programs offered

  • ADN

Fortis College-Centerville

Centerville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate65.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate80.0%
Cost per annum$26,821

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN
  • BSN

O C Collins Career Center

Chesapeake, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate64.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate94.8%
Cost per annum$5,693

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • Diploma

Belmont College

Saint Clairsville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate64.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate74.2%
Cost per annum$4,973

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Miami University-Hamilton

Hamilton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate62.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$9,649

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • BSN
  • RN to BSN

Fortis College-Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate60.2%
NCLEX PN Passrate74.5%
Cost per annum$20,633

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Brightwood College-Dayton

Dayton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate56.4%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,879

Programs offered

  • ADN

Ohio Medical Career College

Dayton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate53.8%
NCLEX PN Passrate55.6%
Cost per annum$11,054

Programs offered

  • Diploma
  • LPN
  • ADN

ATS Institute of Technology

Highland Heights, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate52.3%
NCLEX PN Passrate70.0%
Cost per annum$33,660

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Beckfield College-Tri-County

Springdale, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate43.1%
NCLEX PN Passrate66.1%
Cost per annum$26,601

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Bryant & Stratton College-Cleveland

Cleveland, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate42.5%
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$14,201

Programs offered

  • BSN

American Institute of Alternative Medicine

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate31.9%
NCLEX PN Passrate48.3%
Cost per annum$24,377

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN
  • BSN

Great Oaks Career Campuses

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate100.0%
Cost per annum$16,966

Programs offered

  • LPN

ETI Technical College

Niles, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate93.9%
Cost per annum$12,175

Programs offered

  • LPN

Wayne County Schools Career Center

Smithville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate92.5%
Cost per annum$11,969

Programs offered

  • LPN

Professional Skills Institute

Maumee, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate92.3%
Cost per annum$30,594

Programs offered

  • LPN

EHOVE Career Center

Milan, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate92.2%
Cost per annum$20,710

Programs offered

  • LPN

Knox County Career Center

Mount Vernon, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate91.8%
Cost per annum$15,683

Programs offered

  • LPN

Akron School of Practical Nursing

Akron, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate90.5%
Cost per annum$20,299

Programs offered

  • LPN

Butler Tech-D Russel Lee Career Center

Hamilton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate89.9%
Cost per annum$25,424

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • Diploma

Hannah E Mullins School of Practical Nursing

Salem, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate89.8%
Cost per annum$14,898

Programs offered

  • LPN

Buckeye Hills Career Center

Rio Grande, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate89.7%
Cost per annum$9,215

Programs offered

  • LPN

Choffin Career and Technical Center

Youngstown, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate89.1%
Cost per annum$16,577

Programs offered

  • LPN

Sandusky Career Center

Sandusky, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate88.9%
Cost per annum$15,254

Programs offered

  • LPN

Mid-EastCTC-Adult Education

Zanesville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate88.1%
Cost per annum$12,924

Programs offered

  • LPN

Columbiana County Career and Technical Center

Lisbon, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate88.1%
Cost per annum$6,109

Programs offered

  • LPN

Scioto County Career Technical Center

Lucasville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate86.5%
Cost per annum$17,324

Programs offered

  • LPN

Miami Valley Career Technology Center

Englewood, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate84.2%
Cost per annum$8,099

Programs offered

  • LPN

Fortis College-Ravenna

Ravenna, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate83.9%
Cost per annum$27,878

Programs offered

  • LPN

Upper Valley Career Center

Piqua, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate83.4%
Cost per annum$11,366

Programs offered

  • LPN

Central School of Practical Nursing

Independence, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate82.3%
Cost per annum$18,120

Programs offered

  • LPN

Apollo Career Center

Lima, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate80.9%
Cost per annum$8,406

Programs offered

  • LPN

Pickaway Ross Joint Vocational School District

Chillicothe, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate79.6%
Cost per annum$464

Programs offered

  • LPN

Northcoast Medical Training Academy

Kent, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate78.2%
Cost per annum$16,449

Programs offered

  • LPN

Pike County Joint Vocational School District

Piketon, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate76.0%
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Toledo Public Schools Adult and Continuing Education

Toledo, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate75.4%
Cost per annum$15,605

Programs offered

  • LPN

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center

Brecksville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate74.9%
Cost per annum$19,643

Programs offered

  • LPN

Canton City Schools Adult Career and Technical Education

Canton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate73.8%
Cost per annum$17,085

Programs offered

  • LPN

Auburn Career Center

Concord Twp, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate71.8%
Cost per annum$16,282

Programs offered

  • LPN

Stautzenberger College-Maumee

Maumee, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate70.8%
Cost per annum$16,825

Programs offered

  • LPN

Willoughby-Eastlake School of Practical Nursing

Eastlake, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate70.8%
Cost per annum$12,126

Programs offered

  • LPN

Portage Lakes Career Center

Uniontown, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate66.5%
Cost per annum$9,045

Programs offered

  • LPN

Trumbull Career & Technical Center

Warren, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate65.8%
Cost per annum$15,535

Programs offered

  • LPN

Antonelli College-Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate53.7%
Cost per annum$20,800

Programs offered

  • LPN

Adult and Community Education-Hudson

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$13,828

Programs offered

  • LPN

Ashland University

Ashland, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,601

Established in 1878, Ashland University is a private university in Ashland, Ohio. It is affiliated with the Brethren Church. 60 students enrolled during the first school year. For the 2018 school year, over 5,700 students were enrolled. The university offers almost 70 undergraduate programs and ...

Programs offered

  • BSN
  • Accelerated BSN
  • LPN to BSN
  • RN to BSN

Defiance College

Defiance, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$24,995

Programs offered

  • BSN

Fortis College - Cuyahoga Falls

Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Campus size
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • ADN
  • LPN

Miami University-Oxford

Oxford, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$20,186

Programs offered

  • BSN

Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton

Dayton, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$19,433

Programs offered

  • LPN

Urbana University

Urbana, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$17,406

Programs offered

  • RN to BSN
  • BSN

Ohio Christian University

Circleville, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$18,640

Programs offered

  • BSN

Franklin University

Columbus, OH
Campus sizeMedium
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$27,538

Programs offered

  • BSN

Ohio University-Lancaster Campus

Lancaster, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$9,445

Programs offered

  • LPN to ADN

Wittenberg University

Springfield, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate Not for Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$25,325

Programs offered

  • BSN

Hamrick School

Medina, OH
Campus sizeSmall
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum$14,272

Programs offered

  • LPN

The Christ Hospital

Cincinnati, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

Springfield Clark County Joint Vocational School

Springfield, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • Diploma

University of Toledo - Health Science Campus

Toledo, OH
Campus size
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • Accelerated MSN

Cuyahoga Community College - Eastern Campus

Highland Hills, OH
Campus size
College TypePrivate For Profit
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Acadia Career Institute

Findlay, OH
Campus size
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • Diploma

Athena Career Academy

Sylvania, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Felbry College

Columbus, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • Diploma

Fortis College - Westerville

Westerville, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • ADN

Marymount School of Practical Nursing

Cleveland, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Mid-East Career and Technology Centers

Zanesville, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Ohio American Healthcare, Inc.

Columbus, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • Diploma

Alliance Career Centre - Robert T. White School of Practical Nursing

Alliance, OH
Campus size
College TypePublic
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN

Tri-Rivers Center for Adult Education in Nursing

Marion, OH
Campus size
College Type
NCLEX RN Passrate-
NCLEX PN Passrate-
Cost per annum

Programs offered

  • LPN
  • LPN to ADN

Closed Nursing Schools/Campuses

The following instructions are closed permanently.

Brown Mackie College-Findlay (Closed in 2016)
LPN BSN ADN
Brown Mackie College-North Canton (Closed in 2016)
ADN
ITT Technical Institute-Akron (Closed in 2016)
ADN
ITT Technical Institute-Hilliard (Closed in 2016)
ADN
ITT Technical Institute-Norwood (Closed in 2016)
ADN
ITT Technical Institute-Strongsville (Closed in 2016)
ADN BSN
ITT Technical Institute-Warrensville Heights (Closed in 2016)
ADN
ITT Technical Institute-Youngstown (Closed in 2016)
ADN
Lincoln College of Technology - Dayton (Closed in 2013)
LPN
Ohio Hi Point Joint Vocational School District (Closed in 2014)
LPN
Springfield Regional School of Nursing (Closed in 2012)
Diploma
Huron School of Nursing (Closed in 2011)
Diploma
ITT Technical Institute-Dayton (Closed in 2016)
ADN
Kaplan Career Institute - Brooklyn (Closed in 2015)
ADN
Ohio Academy of Holistic Health (Closed in 2019)
LPN ADN Diploma

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