PROGRAM PROFILE

Program Rankings — Nursing, Emory University


Program Rankings

Survey Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on 2 measures of quality. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 56 Nursing programs


Range of Rankings
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3-9

Regression Based Quality Rankings
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Quality ranking (regression-based) out of 56 Nursing programs


Range of Rankings
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6-28

GRE Scores
Source: NRC, 2003-2005

Average Quantitative GRE
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581

Financial Support and Tuition

Graduate Tuition and Fees
Source: IPEDS, 2009

All Students

FULL TIME STUDENTS: TUITION
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$32,800
FULL TIME STUDENTS: FEES
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$2,256
PART TIME STUDENTS: COST PER CREDIT HOUR
$1,367

Application Fee

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GRADUATE SCHOOL APPLICATION FEE
$50

Living Expenses
Source: IPEDS, 2009

On Campus

ON-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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$10,896
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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$2,100

Off Campus

OFF-CAMPUS ROOM AND BOARD
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$10,572
ADDITIONAL EXPENSES
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$1,800

Type of Financial Support
Source: GSS, 2007

How graduate students in the program (including master's, doctoral, and professional degree students) paid for their graduate educations


Types

TEACHING ASSISTANTSHIP
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0%
RESEARCH ASSISTANTSHIP
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0%
FELLOWSHIP
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0%
TRAINEESHIP
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0%

First Year Support
Source: NRC, 2005

Data for full-time doctoral students in the fall of 2005


First year students with full financial support
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PERCENTAGE OF STUDENTS WHO RECEIVED FULL FINANCIAL SUPPORT
100%

Tuition Remission
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Tuition paid by 2000–2004 Nursing doctorate recipients from Emory University


Median tuition remission

37%*

Amount of Tuition Remission Granted

NO TUITION REMISSION
36%*
LESS THAN 1/3 OF TUITION
16%*
1/3 TO 2/3 OF TUITION
13%*
MORE THAN 2/3 OF TUITION
36%*

Graduate School Debt
Source: SED, 2000–2004

Debt for 2000–2004 Nursing doctorate recipients from Emory University


Median graduate school debt
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$0

Outcomes for Recent Graduates

Degree Completion
Source: NRC, 2010

Time to Degree

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Median years required to complete a doctorate (full-time and part-time students)

3.0

Completion Rates

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Fraction of students completing a doctorate in 6 years

100%

Employment Outcomes
Source: NRC, 2006 & SED, 2000–2004

Quality Assurance

Program collects outcome data about all of its graduates

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA ABOUT ALL OF ITS GRADUATES
YES

Employment Stats at Graduation

Job / contract / definite commitment
78%*
Negotiating with specific organizations
8%*
Still seeking
14%*
Other
0%*

Type of Job

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Postdoc
12%*
Educational institution (nonpostdoctoral position)
64%*
Private sector
24%*
Government
0%*

Primary Job Responsibilities

(For those with a definite commitment at graduation)

Research and development
11%*
Teaching
64%*
Management or administration
12%*
Professional services to individuals
13%*

Job Location

(For non-US citizens on temporary visas with a definite commitment at graduation)

In the United States
9%*
Outside the United States
91%*

Student Resources

Student Resources
Source: NRC, 2006

Overall Resources

NUMBER OF RESOURCES OFFERED (OUT OF 18)
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17

Health Insurance

STUDENTS RECEIVE HEALTH INSURANCE
YES

Structured Oversight

PROGRAM COLLECTS OUTCOME DATA
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YES
ANNUAL STUDENT REVIEWS
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YES

Available Training

TEACHING SKILLS
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YES
PROPOSAL WRITING
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YES
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
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YES
WRITING
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YES
STATISTICS
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YES
RESEARCH ETHICS
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YES

Administrative Support

ORIENTATION
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YES
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION
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YES
TEACHING / RESEARCH PRIZES
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NO
ON-CAMPUS CONFERENCES
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YES
TRAVEL SUPPORT
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YES
STUDENT WORK SPACE
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION SUPPORT
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YES
GRADUATE STUDENT ASSOCIATION STAFF
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YES
GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE
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YES
DISPUTE RESOLUTION PROCEDURE
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YES
PROGRAM COORDINATOR MEETING
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YES

Research Activity

Research Activity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

Histogram of Rankings
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Research activity ranking out of 56 Nursing programs


Range of Rankings
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5-24

Research Activity
Source: NRC, 2006

Publications

PUBLICATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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0.7
CITATIONS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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2.2

Grants

PERCENTAGE OF FACULTY WITH GRANTS
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70%

Awards

AWARDS PER FACULTY MEMBER
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0.4

Demographics

Diversity Ranking
Source: NRC, 2010

The National Research Council ranked programs based on a measure of overall diversity. They generated 500 different rankings to simulate the effects of using different sets of evaluators and ranking programs in different years. Learn more.


Histogram of Rankings
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Quality rankings (survey-based) out of 56 Nursing programs


Range of Rankings
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2-4

Faculty Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Percent Female
FEMALE
92%

Percent Minority
MINORITY
17%

Doctorate Recipient Demographics
Source: NRC, 2006

Sex
MALE
0%
FEMALE
100%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
100%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
0%

Race / Ethnicity
MINORITY
25%

Demographics of all Graduate Students at the Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Sex
MALE
40%
FEMALE
60%

Citizenship
US CITIZENS OR PERMANENT RESIDENTS
82%
TEMPORARY VISA HOLDERS
18%

Race / Ethnicity
BLACK / AFRICAN AMERICAN
11%
AMERICAN INDIAN OR ALASKA NATIVE
0%
ASIAN
7%
WHITE
54%
HISPANIC / LATINO
3%
UNKNOWN
25%

Full-time Status
FULL TIME
83%
PART TIME
17%

Program Size

Faculty
Source: NRC, 2006

Total faculty members
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15
Interdisciplinary faculty
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20%

Total Students
Source: GSS, 2007

Total
0
First year
0

Student-Faculty Ratio
Source: NRC, 2006

Graduate students per faculty member
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1.0

Graduate Degrees
Source: IPEDS, 2005-2009

2005–2009 Nursing degrees from Emory University


Master's degrees/year

5.2

Doctoral degrees/year

3.2

Contact Information

Contact Information, Program
Source: NRC, 2010


Contact Information

Contact Information, Institution
Source: IPEDS, 2009


Phone

(404) 727-6123 ext. 6123


Location

408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322


*Value is missing. The value shown is based on the average for other programs in the same field. Learn more.

✝ Data are for all Nursing degree recipients from Emory University and may include graduates from more than one program.