Fast Facts

In the Know About the UCLA School of Nursing

Founded 1949


604 Students (as of 2019-20 Academic Year)


2% American Indian/Alaska Native 22% Asian 7% Black 20% Hispanic 28% White 15% Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

6% declined to state

84% Female 16% Male


Bachelor of Science

Master of Science in Nursing Master's Entry Clinical Nurse

Master of Science in Nursing Advanced Practice

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctor of Nursing Practice


36 Full time – all doctorally prepared

Faculty Honors

20 Academy Fellows 4 Endowed Chairs


#20 on U.S. News and World Reports – Nursing Graduate Schools #20 in NIH research funding among Schools of Nursing

NCLEX Pass Rates

Pass rates for 2017-18: BS: 96% MECN: 95%

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Research Centers

Center for Vulnerable Populations Research. Center for American Indian/Indigenous Research and Education Center for the Advancement of Gerontological Nursing Science