School of Nursing Additional

Educational Effectiveness of the Program

Historically, graduates of UPMC Jameson School of Nursing have always achieved at a high level on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN).

Prospects for Employment

Registered nurses throughout the country still have a wide choice of job opportunities.  Nursing remains among the top five (5) career choices.


The average starting salary for a new graduate nurse in hospitals in the tri-state area is approximately $47,000.

School Calendar

August/September 2016-Spring 2018

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This includes information related to retention and graduation rates, success on the NLCEX-RN licensure exam, job placement rates, graduate and employer satisfaction with the program, gainful employment statistics, and crime statistics.