Fast Facts

In the Know About the UCLA School of Nursing

Founded 1949

Enrollment: 605 Students (as of 2018-19 Academic Year)


2% American Indian/Alaska Native
22% Asian
7% Black
20% Hispanic
28% White
15% Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

6% declined to state

84% Female
16% Male

Bachelor of Science
Master of Science in Nursing Master's Entry Clinical Nurse
Master of Science in Nursing Advanced Practice
Doctor of PhilosophyDoctor of Nursing Practice


36 Full time – all doctorally prepared

Faculty Honors

20 Academy Fellows
4 Endowed Chairs


#20 on U.S. News and World Reports – Nursing Graduate Schools
#20 in NIH research funding among Schools of Nursing

NCLEX Pass Rates

Pass rates for 2017-18:
BS: 96%
MECN: 95%
Link to BRN NCLEX Pass Rates:

Research Centers

Center for Vulnerable Populations Research.
Center for American Indian/Indigenous Research and Education
Center for the Advancement of Gerontological Nursing Science