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College of Nursing Named to Best Online Nurse Practitioner Degree List for 2016  

nursingThe College of Nursing has earned the 34th position on the list of Best Online Nurse Practitioner Degrees for 2016. Affordable Colleges Online, a leader in higher education data and information, generated the ranking by analyzing cost and quality metrics across thousands of U.S. colleges with online nursing degree options.

According to Dan Schuessler, CEO and Founder of Affordable Colleges Online, the rankings honor universities that exceed the standards for online learning through use of a Peer-Based Value metric, or PBV. A "bang for your buck" metrics, the PBV compares the cost of a program to the cost of other programs with the same (or a similar) qualitative score. It also compares the qualitative score of the program to the score of other programs with the same (or a similar) cost.

Only public, not-for-profit institutions were eligible for the ranking. The primary data points used to identify the Best Online Nurse Practitioner Degrees of 2016 include the following:

  • In-state tuition and fees
  • Percent of full-time undergraduate students receiving institutional financial aid 
  • Number of online programs offered 
  • Student-to-teacher ratio

BadgeThe College of Nursing at Seton Hall University provides a wide variety of undergraduate and nationally ranked graduate programs that have prepared students for leadership in the nursing industry since 1937. The College is a pioneer in evidence-based practice, servant leadership and cutting-edge technology, and encourages students to integrate their values into daily nursing practice.

A listing of all current College of Nursing programs may be found at here »

The complete Best Online Nurse Practitioner Degrees for 2016 rankings can be viewed here.

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For more information, please contact:

  • Michael Giorgio
  • (973) 275-4953
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