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College Choice 2016 Ranks UMKC in the Top 25 Best Online Nurse Practitioner Programs!

Diverse DNP Eye Exam


EUGENE, Ore., Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — College Choice, a leading authority in college and university rankings and resources, has published its 2016 rankings for the Best Online Nurse Practitioner Programs.

Nurse practitioners, also known as NPs, is a growing field in the healthcare field, with many rural towns and cities employing them to take care of their population’s primary care needs. But while there are more NPs now than ever before, still more are needed. And with that need comes the necessary job of finding the best online school to fit the needs of busy nursing professionals.


Doctoral students now have access to up to 85% of Academic Loan Forgiveness!

Newest Issue of STARS (Student’s Achievement in Research and Scholarship) Now Available

Dean Cary Named American Academy of Nursing Fellow