Bloomfield College has been recognized among the 2021 rankings of the “Best Prelicensure Bachelor of Science (BSN) Programs in New Jersey” by Nursing School Almanac. Specifically, the Bloomfield College nursing program was ranked no. 4 in the state.
“Bloomfield College nursing graduates consistently place well in the NCLEX-RN exam with a 94 percent licensure exam pass rate,” said Ismat F. Mikky, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN, Chairperson and Professor of Nursing in the College’s Frances M. McLaughlin Division of Nursing. “The excellence of our well-prepared nursing candidates is recognized by numerous, prestigious nursing program ranking organizations, as well as by the health care employers where our graduates work.”
Nursing Schools Almanac, whose mission is to provide aspiring nurses a detailed, comprehensive and analytical resource for selecting their future nursing school, uses several years of data to calculate each school’s NCLEX pass rate among first-time test-takers, plus additional valued criteria, to develop its annual rankings of the best nursing schools in the country. Details of the assessment methodology used may be found at https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/rankings/methodology.
In addition to the 2021 Nursing Schools Almanac ranking of Bloomfield College as the #4 Best BSN Program in New Jersey, the College is named by U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best College's rankings as #7 in New Jersey in the publisher’s first-ever Undergraduate Nursing Programs category. Registerednursing.org also recently ranked Bloomfield College as #9 out of 46 New Jersey higher education institutions in its ranking of the “Best Nursing Program in New Jersey” as well as the #4 “Best RN to BSN Program” in the state.
Bloomfield College’s Frances M. McLaughlin Division of Nursing, which offers the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and an RN to BSN Accelerated Degree program for Registered Nurses (RNs), is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Additional information about the Nursing Schools Almanac 2021 rankings may be found at https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/rankings/bsn/new-jersey.