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.
UVA's graduate nursing programs - including a #2-ranked Clinical Nurse Leader program, a #8 Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner program and a top-20 Family Nurse Practitioner program - are in the nation's top three percent, according to 2016's US News Best Graduate Schools.
Note: chart reflects pass rates for first-time test takers (may include graduates from prior years who elected to take the NCLEX one year or longer after graduation).
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