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Sacred Heart’s Nursing Program Earns High National Ranking

College Factual lists it as one of the top programs in the country

Sacred Heart University's Center for Healthcare Education - photo by Tracy Deer-Mirek

College Factual has ranked Sacred Heart University’s nursing program in the top 10 percent nationwide.

According to the company’s website, College Factual ranks programs offered by four-year U.S. colleges and universities through data analytics and insights from students and faculty to help prospective students find their best collegiate fit.

Undergraduates in SHU’s nursing program become competent, ethical and caring practitioners in any type of health care setting. Students develop skills and knowledge needed to provide high-quality care to patients in a variety of clinical settings.

“Our ranking reflects the hard work and passion that faculty, staff and students put into the program,” said Mary Alice Donius, dean of the College of Nursing. “We are always adapting, changing and evolving to become more and more competitive each year. We are excited to receive this recognition as one of the most prestigious programs nationwide and are looking forward to continuing these traditions of improvement and excellence.”