Program and Student Performance Data

Student Application and Enrollment Data, By Program

2018 Entry

  Applied Admitted Selectivity Enrolled Yield
MEPN 294 81 28% 73 90%
MS Program 164 105 64% 93 89%
Nursing PhD 20 10 50% 7 70%
Sociology PhD 26 7 27% 4 57%
Doctor of Nursing Practice  21 15 71% 15 100%

2017 Entry

  Applied Admitted Selectivity Enrolled Yield
MEPN (pre-licensure year) 279 71 25% 64 90%
Masters Program 196 101 52% 87 86%
Nursing PhD 21 12 57% 11 92%
Sociology PhD 29 9 31% 5 56%

2016 Entry

  Applied Admitted Selectivity Enrolled Yield
MEPN 326 71 22% 66 93%
MS Program 194 119 61% 95 80%
Nursing PhD 23 19 83% 8 42%
Sociology PhD 25 6 24% 3 50%

 

Student Demographics, Across All Programs (May 2019)*

Total Number of Students 465
Gender  
Female 84%
Male 16%
Ethnicity  
African American 7%
American Indian <1%
Asian 23%
Hispanic/Latinx 16%
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander 0%
White 43%
Residency  
U.S. Citizen 98%
Non-U.S. Citizen/International Students 2%

*Total may not add up to 100% because some students declined to provide their ethnicity.

 

Graduation Rates (Includes Graduates Through Spring 2019)

Master's Entry Program in Nursing-Master of Science

Entering Cohort 4-Year Graduation Rate Average Time To Degree
Fall 2012 84% 3.4 Years
Fall 2013 88% 3.3 Years
Fall 2014 95% 3.1 Years
Fall 2015 92% 3.1 Years

Master of Science Program

Entering Cohort 3-Year Graduation Rate Average Time to Degree
Fall 2013 94% 1.8 Years
Fall 2014 94% 1.8 Years
Fall 2015 94% 1.8 Years
Fall 2016 96% 1.7 Years

Nursing PhD

Entering Cohort 10-Year Graduation Rate Average Time to Degree
Fall 2009 79% 4.7 Years
Fall 2010 84% 5.3 Years
Fall 2011 82% 4.8 Years
Fall 2012 75% 5.1 Years
Fall 2013 80% 3.9 Years

Sociology PhD

Entering Cohort 10-Year Graduation Rate Average Time to Degree
Fall 2009 50% 7.08 Years
Fall 2010 60% 6.17 Years
Fall 2011 50% 6.17 Years
Fall 2012 63% 5.55 Years
Fall 2013 40% 5.38 Years

*Graduation Rate is calculated as the percent of a cohort that graduated within four years for the MEPN program, three years for MS program and 10 years for PhD program. (Data source: UCSF Registrar Student Academic Affairs Portal)

 

MEPN Students Passing NCLEX-RN® Licensure Examinations

Year Number of Test Takers Passed First Time Overall Pass Rate
2018 65 93% 99%
2017 65 91% 99%
2016 58 97% 100%

 

National Certification Examination Results

Year Number of Test Takers Number of First-Time Test Takers Pass Rate Overall Pass Rate for First-Time Test Takers
2018 166 144 90% 88%
2017 175 149 90% 88%
2016 164 150 87% 83%

 

Employment Data

PhD Nursing, 15 graduates in 2017

  • Employed 93%
  • Employed/In Postdoc in California: 92%

PhD Sociology, 3 graduates in 2017

  • Employed: 100%
  • Employed/In Postdoc in California: 33%

Master of Science Program, Class of 2018 graduates (157 alumni survey respondents)

  • Employed: 89%
  • Employed in California: 92%
  • Employed in primary care: 39%

 

Updated August 2019