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About Kent State University College of Nursing

Celebrating our more than 50-year history as an institution providing exceptional nursing education in Northeast Ohio, Kent State University College of Nursing is positioned to meet the growing demands of healthcare worldwide.

We offer a wide range of programs, from the BSN to the Ph.D. in nursing. With small class sizes, access to expert faculty, clinical experiences at leading healthcare organizations, and state-of-the-art simulation labs, students gain valuable experience online, in the classroom, and in their future practice settings.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Kent State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).


1967

Founded

12,000+

Alumni

40%

Nurses in Northeast Ohio Nurses Are Kent State Grads

3,000+

Students Enrolled

90%+

Average NCLEX-RN Pass Rate

96%

Average APRN Certification Pass Rate

10%

Minority Students

14%

Male Students

99.6%

Job Placement Rate Within 6 Months of Graduation

Kent State University College of Nursing
Henderson Hall
Box 5190
Kent, Ohio 44242
(330) 672-7930
nursing@kent.edu

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We also have offices at the Geauga (Burton)Salem, Stark, and Trumbull campuses