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Areas of excellence, research & service

Research areas include compassionate and palliative care, intimate partner violence, pediatric and family health, chronic disease, health disparities, dementia and aging, interprofessional education and nursing history.

Academic home to four national nursing org presidents, including ANA president Pam Cipriano, AACN president Clareen Wiencek, AAHN president Mary Gibson, and AWHONN president-elect Emily Drake.

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Ranked among the best

An integral part of UVA, the nation's #2 public university, UVA School of Nursing's graduate nursing programs are ranked among the nation's top 20, according to 2018's US News Best Graduate Schools:

NCLEX Pass Rates

The BSN and CNL programs include preparation for the NCLEX-RN exam (National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses). Click here to see our graduates' NCLEX pass rates for the past five years.


National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

Click here for the latest NCLEX pass rates reported by the NCSBN.