Fayetteville State University Nursing Ranked No. 2 in Eastern Region

NurseJournal.org released its rankings of Best Nursing Schools and Colleges in the Eastern Region and Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) School of Nursing is No. 2  and is the best among University of North Carolina System schools.

To determine the rankings, NurseJournal.org evaluated 1,189 nursing programs and selected 20 metrics, sorting them into five categories: quality, affordability, convenience, satisfaction, and value. Out of a possible 130 points, FSU received 109.42. The No. 1 ranked program received 109.59 points.

Other North Carolina schools in the Top 15 include University of North Carolina at Charlotte (7), Winston-Salem State University (8), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (11), and North Carolina Central University (13).

The FSU School of Nursing is led by Dr. Afua Arhin, Associate Dean, with the support of an outstanding faculty and staff.  For more information about FSU Nursing, visit: http://www.uncfsu.edu/nursing.

NurseJournal.org is a social community website exclusively for nurses and healthcare professionals with the mission to provide comprehensive educational resources for those interested in entry-level or advanced-practice nursing careers. The site offers materials and tools that span topics such as jobs and careers, educational program options and financial aid as well as state and local government salary data for 200+ jobs & careers. To view the complete rankings, go to: http://nursejournal.org/articles/americas-best-nursing-schools/#Methodology

FSU is a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state. FSU offers nearly 60 degrees at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels. With more than 6,300 students, Fayetteville State University is among the most diverse institutions in the nation.

For more information, call (910) 672-1474.