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University of Washington, Tacoma

Overview

University of Washington, Tacoma / Program in Nursing is located in Tacoma, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Nursing (MN) Leadership in healthcare
Master of Nursing (MN) Nurse educator
Master of Nursing (MN) Communities, populations and health

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 24

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam Washington State NCLEX exam
Thesis Required for some
Advance fieldwork

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

34
Applied
19
Accepted
18
Enrolled
56%

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam Washington State NCLEX exam
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 70
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
91%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
8%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.88%
Black or African American 14.63%
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.22%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 6.1%

Gender

Male (8%)
Female (91%)

Faculty

12
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 3

Research

Focus of faculty research: Hospice and palliative care; clinical trial decision-making; minority nurse retention; asthma and public health; injustice, suffering, difference: Linking Them to Us; adolescent health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1900 Commerce Street
Tacoma, WA  98402-3100
United States
Contact Dr. Sharon Gavin Fought
Director
Email: tnursing@u.washington.edu
Phone: 253-692-4470