National League of NursingNational League of Nursing

The Voice of Nursing Education

Annual Survey of Schools of Nursing, Academic Year 2010-2011

  • Number of Basic RN Programs by Program Type: 1991 to 1995 and 2003 to 2011
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  • Percentage of Basic RN Programs by Program Type: 1991 to 1995 and 2003 to 2011
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  • Number of Basic RN Programs by Region: 1993 to 1995 and 2003 to 2011
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  • Disposition of Applications to Basic RN Programs, Fall 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs that Turned Away Qualified Applicants by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs that Turned Away Qualified Applicants by Program Type: 2009 to 2011
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  • Percentage of Qualified Applications that were Rejected by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Main Obstacle to Expanding Admissions by Program Type, 2011
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  • Main Obstacle to Expanding Admissions to Prelicensure RN Programs, 2011
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  • Lack of Faculty is Main Obstacle to Expanding Admissions, 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs with Unfilled Openings by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Main Obstacle to Filling All Available Spots for Student Admissions by Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs with Unfilled Spots Due to a Lack of Qualified Students by Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs with Unfilled Spots Due to Lack of Affordability by Program Type, 2011
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  • Reason that Program was Unable to Fill All Spots by Program Type, 2011
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  • Selectivity Level of Basic RN Programs by Program Type: 2006 to 2011
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  • Selectivity Level of Basic RN Programs by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Percentage of Programs that are Highly Selective by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Average Yield Rate of Nursing Programs by Program Type, Fall 2011
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  • Average Yield Rate and Selectivity Rate of Basic RN Programs: 1993 to 1995 and 2003 to 2011
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  • Percentage of Minority Students Enrolled in Basic RN Programs by Race-Ethnicity and Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Minority Students Enrolled in Basic RN Programs: 1992 to 1995, 2003 to 2005, and 2009 to 2011
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  • Percentage of Minorities Enrolled in Basic RN Programs by Race-Ethnicity: 1992 to 1995, 2003 to 2005, and 2009 to 2011
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  • Percentage of Minority Students Enrolled in Basic RN Programs and in All US Degree-Granting Institutions by Race-Ethnicity, 2011
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  • Percentage of Students Over Age 30 by Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Basic RN Students and US College Students Over Age 30 by Program Type: 2005 to 2011 (Selected Years)
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  • Percentage of Students Enrolled in Basic RN Programs by Sex and Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Students Enrolled in Nursing Programs by Sex and Program Type, 2011
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  • Percentage of Men Enrolled in Basic RN Programs by Program Type: 1991 to 2011 (Selected Years)
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  • Distribution of Nursing Programs by Region and Program Type, 2011
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  • Number of Basic RN Programs in the United States by State and Region, 2011
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  • Number of Nursing Programs in the United States by State, Region and Program Type, 2011
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  • Number of Basic RN Programs and Percentage Change from Previous Year by Program Type: 1981 to 1995 and 2002 to 2011
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  • US Nursing Schools that Offer Basic RN Programs (map)
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  • US Nursing Schools that Offer PN/VN Programs (map)
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  • US Nursing Schools Offering Postlicensure Programs (map)
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