SOS-2015 The state of our School

On Aug. 24, Dean Dorrie K. Fontaine offered highlights from the Nursing School to a packed house of nursing faculty, staff, Medical Center clincians and administrators.
 
So what’s the state of the School of Nursing? Take a look, by the numbers.

  • 832 – Number of applicants to the BSN program this year, up 10% since 2014 and 17% since 2013
  • 100% = the percentage of 2014 grads employed within 3 months of graduation
  • 3/4 = the proportion of 2015 grads with job offers before graduating
  • 11 = number of new faculty hired in 2015 alone
  • 38 – fellow appointments, 28 of which are FAANs
  • $30.3 million = Amount raised during the Fontaine era (2008-2015)
  • 12 – Number of endowed professors in the School

Want more? Check out the 2015 State of the School (PDF).