College of Nursing Kent State University

College of Nursing Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
77%
23%
student ratio
1,545
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
47%
acceptance rate
17 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Advanced Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [adult/gerontology acute care nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [adult/gerontology clinical nurse specialist]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [adult/gerontology primary care nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [family nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [pediatric primary care nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner]
      Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) [women's health nurse practitioner]
    • Nursing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [adult/gerontology acute care nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [adult/gerontology clinical nurse specialist]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [adult/gerontology primary care nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [family nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [nurse educator]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [nursing and healthcare management]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [pediatric primary care nurse practitioner]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner]
    • Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Nursing (MBA/MSN)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 123
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 352
    • Accepted 167
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 148
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or GMAT, minimum GPA of 3.0, active RN license, statement of purpose, 3 letters of reference, undergraduate level statistics class, and baccalaureate or graduate-level nursing degree, curriculum vitae/resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0, transcripts, 3 letters of reference, interview, active unrestricted Ohio RN license, statement of purpose, writing sample, and curriculum vitae/resume, baccalaureate and master's degrees in nursing or DNP
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score of 560 paper-based, 83 iBT), IELTS (minimum score of 6.5), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 78), or PTE (minimum score of 55)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 17
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1545
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1545
    • Part-time Percentage77%
    • Full-time Percentage23%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown or International Student6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty51
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage90%
    • Male Percentage10%

Location & Contact

College of Nursing

Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Barbara Broome

Dean

Phone: 330-672-3777
Email: bbroome1@kent.edu

Dr. Wendy Umberger

Associate Dean for Graduate Programs/Professor

Phone: 330-672-8813
Email: wlewando@kent.edu

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