The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh College of Nursing (CON) has been recognized as one of the top 100 public nursing schools in the nation for 2020 by Nursing Schools Almanac. Of more than 3,000 institutions that were included in the study, only 6% made it to the list.
UW Oshkosh came in at number 56 nationwide for top public nursing schools. For top nursing schools among public and private schools, UWO came in at 18 in the Great Lakes region and No. 3 in Wisconsin. The schools were evaluated based on each institution’s academic prestige and perceived value, the breadth and depth of nursing programs offered and student success in those programs.
Last year, CON was ranked at number 54 in the nation for top public nursing schools, 19 for the Great Lakes region public and private schools and fourth overall in Wisconsin.