Career Options

The Prenursing certificate prepares students for application to two types of nursing programs: accelerated registered nurse programs for college graduates who are not nurses, and master of science in nursing programs for licensed registered nurses. The certificate is the first step for career changers toward successful careers as nurse, nurse practitioner, midwife, case manager, nursing informatics professional, administrator or nursing or administrative health research professional.


Gainful Employment Statistics

Gainful Employment Disclosure - School of Professional Studies Prenursing Certificate Program

Disclosure Period 7/1/2009 6/30/2010
Occupation Name 51.1199 Pre-Nursing Studies
Standard Occupation Classifications   N/A
Total Program Costs
On-Time Completion Rate*
Institutional Financial Plan
Job Placement Rate**
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*This is a fairly new program and the percentage for the total number of students completing this program during the 2009-10 is based on a small population of students. This percentage will fluctuate over the years.

**This program is intended to prepare students to enroll in degree-seeking programs and thus, until methodology for determing the job placement rate is prepared by the NCES, we will be unable to provide exact job placment rate.