College of Nursing

College of Nursing Statistics

Last Updated: January 2013 (Based on 2012-13 year data)

BYU College of Nursing was accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) March, 2006, valid through the year 2015. Officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accreditation agency, the CCNE is an autonomous accrediting agency contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate and graduate education programs preparing effective nurses.

Undergraduate Program
Enrollment: 351 Students
94% Female; 6% Male
Average Student Age: 20

Graduate Program
Enrollment: Fall 2012: 28 students
74% female; 25% male
Emphasis: Family Nurse Practitioner

Average undergraduate entering GPA: 3.82
Average graduate entering GPA: 3.76
100% pass rate on the ANCC certification examinations for Family Nurse Practitioner
97% pass rate on NCLEX-RN license exam

31 Full-time faculty
26 Part-time faculty members

During 2012-13, 63% of undergraduate students came from areas outside of Utah, representing 37 states and 4 foreign countries.
Baccalaureate degrees awarded April 2012-December 2012: 118
Master's degrees awarded August 2012: 15