About Kent State University College of Nursing

Clinical Excellence. Infinite Compassion.

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, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and post-graduate APRN certificate program at Kent State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.


1967

Founded

15,000+

Alumni

350+

Partnered Hospitals, Clinics, Schools, Community Groups and Healthcare Organizations

2,800+

Students Enrolled

96.3%

Average APRN Certification Pass Rate (2018)

23%

Students are of Underrepresented Populations

12.32%

Male Students enrolled in BSN class of 2026

99.6%

Job Placement Rate Within 6 Months of Graduation

47%

First Generation college students enrolled in BSN class of 2026

 

 

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