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2021

Nationally Ranked

  • U.S. News and World Report Magazine ranked for 2022 Best Nursing Schools
    • Master’s: #69
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): #68

NCLEX-RN (National Council Licensure Examination) First-Time Pass Rate

  • Undergraduate Students (Calendar Year 2020): 100%
  • Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (Pre-licensure completed Summer 2020): 98%

Enrollment (Spring 2021)

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) degree: 203
  • Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (pre-licensure year): 44
  • Master of Science (MS) degree: 22
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): 67
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): 6

Gender & Residency

Undergraduate Students

  • 21% men / 79% women
  • 90% Hawaii residents

Graduate Students

  • 10% men / 87% women / 3% undisclosed
  • 87% Hawaii residents

Scholarships

  • Generous scholarships, awards, and grants are awarded to nursing students.

Community

  • 200+ affiliating agencies provide clinical learning experiences for students.
  • Students provide more than 100,000 statewide service hours per year.
  • The Translational Health Science Simulation Center provides training for students, faculty, and practicing care providers to improve quality and patient safety.
  • The Hawaii Keiki school health program provides services statewide by placing registered nurses in selected public schools.
  •  The Veterans to Nurses Program helps U.S. veterans decrease time to graduation and a BS nursing degree through academic and support services.
  • The IKE AO PONO Program assists Native Hawaiian and Pacific Island students achieve academic success.

Updated: April 5, 2021

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