School of Nursing University of Rochester

School of Nursing University of Rochester

Rochester, NY
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nursing Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Health Practice Research Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Health Care Organization Management And Leadership Master of Science (MS)
    • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
    • Clinical Nurse Leader Master of Science (MS)
    • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 59
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


46% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 66
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 46
    • Enrolled 24
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesBS in nursing, minimum GPA of 3.0, course work in statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MS in nursing, minimum GPA of 3.5
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesMS in nursing
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 560 paper-based; 88 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5) recommended

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 awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Tuition Waivers, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students220
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students220
    • Part-time Percentage90%
    • Full-time Percentage10%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown3%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty145
    • Full-time Percentage43%
    • Part-time Percentage57%
    • Female Percentage84%
    • Male Percentage16%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSymptom assessment and self-management, illness prevention, nursing intervention research with vulnerable populations, palliative care, aging
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,013,075

Location & Contact

School of Nursing

University of Rochester

601 Elmwood Avenue Box SON
Rochester, NY 14642
United States

Dr. Kathy Rideout


Phone: 585-273-8902
Fax: 585-273-1268

Elaine Andolina

Director of Admissions

Phone: 585-275-2375
Fax: 585-756-8299

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