Among accredited nursing programs in Kansas, Baker students posted the highest first-time pass rate on the NCLEX at 96.15% in 2013. That's well above the 83.04% national average and 79.27 average for Kansas.
Early experience with nurses inspired career choice
Nursing graduate Kristina Vazquez credits the connection she developed with doctors and nurses during multiple surgeries during her childhood for her decision to pursue a career in health care. Read More
Nursing students learn at shelter, rescue mission
Nursing student Lauren Cox and assistant professor Susan Ludwick perform a test on a patient at the Lawrence Community Shelter. Read More
Your nursing education will combine theory with hands-on experience through a series of clinicals in a real-life setting.
Our curriculum focuses on developing critical thinking, technical knowledge and practical application.
Baker's reputation as a leader in nursing education in Kansas means health-care professionals throughout the region seek Baker graduates.
The School of Nursing blends Stormont-Vail HealthCare's rich history of health care and nursing education with Baker’s longstanding academic tradition.
Nursing students enjoy a 10-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio.