Announces Best Nurse Practitioner Programs for 2020

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 Nursing Profession News
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Degree holders gain increased earning potential with career opportunities upon graduation from these top ranked institutions.

SEATTLE, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --, a trusted resource for online degree rankings and higher education planning, has announced the Top 60 Nurse Practitioner Programs for 2020. The comprehensive research guide is based on an assessment of 135 accredited colleges and universities in the nation. Each program is evaluated based on curriculum quality, graduation rate, reputation, and post-graduate employment.

The 2020 rankings are calculated through a unique scoring system which includes student engagement, potential return on investment and leading third party evaluations. analyzed 135 schools, on a scale of 0 to 100, with only 60 making it to the final list. The methodology also uses an algorithm which collects and analyzes multiple rankings into one score to easily compare each university.

Students who pursue any one of these programs can expect to gain employment much quicker in comparison to candidates without a degree. In addition to accessibility and cost, the steady job growth in this market is one of the many reasons researched and ranked the Top Nurse Practitioner Programs. To access the complete ranking, please visit:

2020 Nurse Practitioner Programs featured on (in alphabetical order):

Albany State University Alcorn State University Angelo State University Ball State University Baylor University Boise State University Brandman University Carson-Newman University Catholic University of America Cedarville University Clarion University Clayton State University Cox College Creighton University Duke University Duquesne University East Carolina University Edinboro University Frontier Nursing University Georgetown University Georgia College Georgia SouthWestern State University Gonzaga University Graceland University Grand Canyon University Illinois State University Indiana Wesleyan University Johns Hopkins University Kent State University Loyola University New Orleans Maryville University Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Missouri State University Morningside College Northeastern University Northern Kentucky University Northwestern State University of Louisiana Ohio University Purdue University Global Regis College Saint Louis University Samford University Samuel Merritt University Seton Hall University Simmons University Texas A & M University, Corpus Christi Thomas Jefferson University University at Buffalo University of Arizona University of Colorado Colorado Springs University of Kansas University of Mary University of Memphis University of Missouri, Kansas City University of North Dakota University of Southern California University of Texas at Tyler Villanova University Walden University Wilmington University

About provides unbiased research to help students make informed decisions about higher education programs. The website offers curated guides which include the best degree programs as well as information about financial aid, internships and even study strategies. With comprehensive, user-friendly guides and hundreds of program rankings, is a trusted source among students and prospective students. To learn more, please visit



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