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UNH Nursing Achieves Highest Ever National Ranking from U.S. News & World Report

The University of New Hampshire’s department of nursing has received a #63 ranking for its master's programs from U.S. News and World Report (USNWR). This achievement makes UNH the highest ranked among all master’s nursing programs in northern New England. Read More

Recent Stories

  • Nursing 2020 grad Laura Howard
    - UNH Nursing Grads Hit the COVID-19 Front Lines
    Seventy nursing students will be graduating virtually from the University of New Hampshire on Saturday morning and as they enter their first jobs, they will be on the front lines... Read More
  • aerial view of UNH campus
    - Helping a State in Need
    As the opioid crisis escalates, so do UNH's efforts to address it. Read More
  • Kerry Nolte is advocating for New Hampshire's vulnerable populations.
    - Compassionate Healthcare
    Kerry Nolte is advocating for New Hampshire's vulnerable populations. Read More
  • Jeff Carter '19
    - Passion on and off the Gridiron
    Jeff Carter '19 is going to be a nurse. The fact that he’s a 6-foot-3, 275-pound offensive lineman on the UNH football team just makes his story more interesting. And yet, why... Read More
  • Samantha Blais
    - The Time of Her Life
    So much of life is serendipitous. Take the route Samantha Blais ’16 traveled before landing a job in the sought-after pediatrics unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. As a... Read More
  • Ebola Virus A Hot Topic For UNH Nursing Students
    - Ebola Virus A Hot Topic For UNH Nursing Students
    The media hype around the Ebola virus in the U.S. may have subsided, but in the nursing profession, the Ebola threat in America is still very much a topic of discussion, debate... Read More
  • nursing student reading oath
    - Oath Takers: UNH Nursing Students Vow to Provide Compassionate Care
    On the journey to become a nurse, there’s a new rite of passage. This past Friday, 70 sophomore nursing students were cloaked and pinned before their faculty and families during... Read More
  • julianneshimer holding up artwork created by youth
    - Worth a Thousand Words
    Julianne Shimer ’15 spent her summer in Dublin, Ireland, analyzing the drawings of disadvantaged youth. She was there as a summer staff member in the Trinity College Nursing and... Read More
  • elise beattie running
    - Thinking on Her Feet
    All student-athletes learn to balance the dual demands of academics and competition, but few do it in as dramatic fashion as Elise Beattie ’14 did earlier this year. Read More
  • Jenna McCarthy '13
    - New Knowledge for Nurses
    A fellowship from the New Hampshire IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (NH INBRE) helps nursing students acquire research skills needed to improve patient care. Read More