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As a top school for nursing in Ohio, The University of Akron’s School of Nursing is dedicated to the belief that nurses are the backbone of today’s healthcare system. We’re here to empower the next generation of transformational, innovative medical leaders. Get to know our nursing school and programs.

Learn to shape the future of health care in UA’s nursing program

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In-demand nursing degrees

UA's nursing school offers a range of degrees and specialties, from undergraduate to doctoral-level studies.

Attend a Virtual Info Session

Meet conveniently with our outstanding faculty to learn more about our academic programs and get all of your questions answered.

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As you consider colleges for nurses, you need all the information you can find about specific nursing programs and their outcomes.


The School of Nursing has maintained full professional accreditation since its inception in 1967. Learn about our nursing program accreditations and what they mean for you.

Tour the school

Come along as students lead a virtual tour of The University of Akron's School of Nursing. Tip: You can also visit campus in person. Our Office of Admissions holds daily information sessions and other visit opportunities.

Inside the school

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School of Nursing
209 Carroll Street
Akron, OH 44325-3701
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Phone: 330-972-6674
Fax: 330-972-5445