Student Statistics

Following are selected statistics on students enrolled at UCSF School of Nursing (revised 1/15/14).

UCSF School of Nursing enrolled students, by program, Fall Quarter 2013

TotalInternationalMale"Under-represented minority (URM)*"
MEPN (pre-licensure year)57010 (18%)22 (39%)
Masters33419 (6%)38 (11%)136 (41%)
Nursing PhD9615 (16%)17 (18%)33 (34%)
Nursing total48734 (7%)65 (13%)191 (39%)
Sociology PhD3209 (28%)16 (50%)
GRAND TOTAL51934 (7%)74 (14%)207 (40%)

* Under-represented minority = Native American/American Indian, African American, Asian/Asian American, Latino/Hispanic.

UCSF School of Nursing graduates, academic year 2012-13

TotalInternationalMale"Under-represented minority (URM)*"
Masters1469 (6%)15 (10%)42 (29%)
Nursing PhD186 (33%)3 (17%)2 (11%)
Nursing total16415 (9%)18 (11%)44 (27%)
Sociology PhD2000
GRAND TOTAL16615 (9%)18 (11%)44 (27%)

* Under-represented minority = Native American/American Indian, African American, Asian/Asian American, Latino/Hispanic.

UCSF School of Nursing average time to degree, graduates in 2011, 2012, and 2013

201120122013
MEPN-Masters (includes pre-licensure year)11 quarters (3.7 yrs)10.9 quarters (3.6 yrs)10.9 quarters (3.6 yrs)
Masters (traditional)6.5 quarters (2.2 yrs)6.5 quarters (2.2 yrs)6.7 quarters (2.3 yrs)
Nursing PhD14.4 quarters (3.6 yrs)15.9 quarters (4 yrs)16.7 quarters (4.2 yrs)
Sociology PhD21.3 quarters (5.3 yrs)17.5 quarters (4.4 yrs)17 quarters (4.3 yrs)

UCSF School of Nursing retention rate, cohorts entering 2009, 2010, and 2011

200920102011
MEPN (completed pre-licensure year)98%99%99%
MEPN-Masters (includes pre-licensure year)84%90%95%
Masters (traditional)95%94%96%
Nursing PhD83%93%100%
Sociology PhD83%60%100%

MEPN students passing NCLEX-RN® (first-time takers), 2011 – 2013

Year# takers# (%) who passed 1st time# who did not pass 1st time# (of non-passers) who took & passed at 2ndtime
20117975 (95%)44
20127770 (91%)75
20136058 (97%)2Not available

Contact

Office of Student Affairs
School of Nursing
UCSF Box 0602
2 Koret Way, Room N-319X
San Francisco, CA 94143-0602

Email:   info@nursing.ucsf.edu
Telephone:   (415) 476-1435
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