Carolina Nursing moves up to 8th worldwide in 2021 rankings

The UNC School of Nursing is the now ranked 8th in the world among schools of nursing, according to 2021 QS World University Rankings — moving up the list from 10th in 2020. Rankings are based on academic impact and reputation. We are honored to be ranked among these incredible fellow nursing schools.

Our current rankings:

5th among US master’s nursing programs ranked by U.S. News and World Report for 2020, and first among public schools of nursing

9th among doctor of nursing practice (DNP) nursing programs

4th for the Nursing Administration

9th for NP in Psych-Mental Health

14th for Family Nurse Practitioner

4th among US schools of nursing by the American Health Council

10th among nursing schools worldwide in the 2020 Shanghai Ranking‘s Academic Ranking of World Universities

8th in the 2021 QS Top Universities World Ranking of Colleges of Nursing