Educational Programs


Welcome to the top tier of U.S. nursing schools

Of the approximately 100 major nursing schools in the U.S., the UNMC College of Nursing ranks in the top tier, as measured by academic standing and federal research funding. Our comprehensive BSN, MSN, DNP, PhD and continuing education programs prepare you for leadership roles in nursing practice, research, education, health policy and administration.


If you have questions, please contact a student services representative.

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  • New Programs

    The College of Nursing now offers a new master’s degree program, a certificate program for internationally educated nurses, and a fast-track option in the RN to BSN program.
    Learn more about our new programs.


  • Bachelor's

    UNMC offers BSN options to fit your life, location and schedule. Read about our Traditional BSN, Accelerated BSN and RN to BSN programs.

    More about bachelor's programs

  • Professional and Graduate

    From master's and postmaster's to Doctor of Nursing Practice and PhD, our programs will prepare you for the highest level of nursing leadership and practice within organizations and systems.

    More about graduate programs

  • Office of Continuing Interprofessional Development and Innovation -- CiPDI

    Our programs are designed for registered nurses with advanced and basic professional degrees in Nebraska and beyond.

    Read about CiPDI

  • Admissions

    Find tips and learn about the process for applying to the UNMC College of Nursing and its five campuses throughout Nebraska.

    Learn about applying