EAC Nursing school ranked #5 in Arizona

Eastern Arizona College’s nursing program has been ranked among the top ten nursing schools in the state according to a report released by RegisteredNursing.org. EAC’s program ranks number 5 out of 27 accredited nursing schools in Arizona.

RegisteredNursing.org ranked the top 10 nursing schools in the state by analyzing current and historical data of students who passed the NCLEX-RN exam. Programs reviewed include schools that offer an Associate in Nursing, BSN or Direct-Entry MSN degree.

Here’s the ranking order of all 27 schools:

  1. Mesa Community College
  2. Scottsdale Community College
  3. Gateway Community College
  4. Paradise Valley Community College
  5. Eastern Arizona College
  6. Mohave Community College
  7. Glendale Community College
  8. University of Arizona
  9. Chandler-Gilbert Community College
  10. Arizona State University
  11. Phoenix College
  12. Northern Arizona University
  13. Pima Community College
  14. Yavapai College
  15. Chamberlain College of Nursing
  16. Estrella Mountain Community College
  17. Central Arizona College
  18. Arizona College
  19. Arizona Western College
  20. Coconino Community College
  21. Pima Medical Institute, Tucson
  22. Cochise College
  23. Northland Pioneer College
  24. Grand Canyon University
  25. Carrington College
  26. Pima Medical Institute, Mesa
  27. University of Phoenix