Best Colleges with Nursing Education Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Nursing Education, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Nursing Education is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Nursing Education degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Nursing Education degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Nursing Education.

The Best Nursing Education Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 3 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 19 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 17 Master's degrees, and 2 Certificates degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania offers 2 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 56 Reviews
3 Villanova University Villanova, PA

Villanova University offers 3 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 17 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 9 Master's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 1 Nursing Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 9 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 9 Master's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
5 University of Miami Coral Gables, FL

University of Miami offers 0 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 George Washington University Washington, DC

George Washington University offers 2 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 1 Certificates degree.

Based on 28 Reviews
7 Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH

Case Western Reserve University offers 2 Nursing Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 16 Reviews
8 Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University offers 1 Nursing Education Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 12 Reviews
9 SUNY at Binghamton Vestal, NY

SUNY at Binghamton offers 1 Nursing Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a mid sized suburb.

Based on 32 Reviews
10 University of Phoenix-Arizona Tempe, AZ

University of Phoenix-Arizona offers 1 Nursing Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 364 students graduated in the study area of Nursing Education with students earning 364 Master's degrees.

List of Nursing Education Schools in the U.S.

Filter:
Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
5/5
12 : 1 24,876
Villanova University Villanova University Villanova, PA
5/5
14 : 1 10,711
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
University of Miami University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
5/5
11 : 1 16,825
George Washington University George Washington University Washington, DC
5/5
17 : 1 26,212
Case Western Reserve University Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH
5/5
9 : 1 11,340
Texas Christian University Texas Christian University Fort Worth, TX
5/5
15 : 1 10,323
SUNY at Binghamton SUNY at Binghamton Vestal, NY
3/5
23 : 1 16,913
University Logo University of Phoenix-Arizona Tempe, AZ
3/5
41 : 1 165,743
Saint Louis University Saint Louis University Saint Louis, MO
5/5
11 : 1 17,047
Bradley University Bradley University Peoria, IL
5/5
14 : 1 5,338
The University of Texas at Arlington The University of Texas at Arlington Arlington, TX
3/5
39 : 1 41,988
Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion Marion, IN
5/5
23 : 1 14,730
Pace University-New York Pace University-New York New York, NY
5/5
18 : 1 12,843
Regis University Regis University Denver, CO
5/5
20 : 1 8,725
Duquesne University Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
15 : 1 9,404
Simmons College Simmons College Boston, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,662
Framingham State University Framingham State University Framingham, MA
3/5
27 : 1 6,398
Widener University-Main Campus Widener University-Main Campus Chester, PA
5/5
15 : 1 5,303
Molloy College Molloy College Rockville Centre, NY
5/5
14 : 1 4,894
University Logo Mercer University Macon, GA
5/5
17 : 1 8,600
Xavier University Xavier University Cincinnati, OH
5/5
14 : 1 6,260
Southern Connecticut State University Southern Connecticut State University New Haven, CT
3/5
18 : 1 10,473
Messiah College Messiah College Mechanicsburg, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,302

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Getting a Nursing Education Degree Online

Schools offering online Nursing Education degrees

Online Nursing Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 364 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Nursing Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
University of Phoenix-Arizona 0 0 0 364 0
Excelsior College 4 0 0 109 0
Wilmington University 0 0 0 89 0
Kaplan University-Davenport Campus 2 0 0 72 0
Indiana Wesleyan University-Marion 0 0 0 70 0
How many schools offer online Nursing Education degrees?
  • 40 Certificates
  • 1 Associate's
  • 1 Bachelor's
  • 61 Master's

What degrees do people get in Nursing Education?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 4 Colleges 55 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 109 Colleges 319 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 11 Colleges 48 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 160 Colleges 1,664 Graduates

Nursing Education Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Nursing Education degree, there are many possibilities for a traditional degree as well as higher education selections. Earning a degree in Nursing Education may take more time than just your traditional degree as it is prevalent to get advanced degrees alongside the traditional. The most typical Nursing Education degree earned was a master's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Nursing Education degree that people receive is a certificate. While a master's degree is the likely degree choice, getting a certificate degree isn't out of the question. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. Finding the right Nursing Education degree for you not only requires the flexibility of your time and schedule but also a look into the schools the offer the degree as well as what options are available to you once you earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Nursing Education degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$3,437 Public In-State
$12,523 Private In-State
$8,000 Public Out-of-State
$12,523 Private Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$8,111 Public In-State
$24,424 Private In-State
$17,972 Public Out-of-State
$24,424 Private Out-of-State
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