The nursing program is accredited by the Kansas Board of Regents and approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing (KSBN) 900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1051, Topeka, KS 66612. Telephone: (785) 296-4929.  The program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly known as NLNAC.  For more information about the program contact ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326. Telephone: (404) 975-5000.

NCLEX-RN First Time Pass Rates for National Licensure Examination

Traditionally the pass rate for students taking the national licensure examination for registered nurses (NCLEX-RN) has been at or above the national and state mean for the percent of students passing the NCLEX-RN on the first attempt.
To view a comparison of pass rates for Kansas nursing programs see the "Multi-Year Pass Rates" at www.ksbn.org. The NCLEX-RN pass rate information published by KSBN includes all ADN and BSN nursing programs in Kansas.

Employment/Job Placement
All graduates of the nursing program seeking employment in the nursing profession have been able to secure positions in the profession, routinely within 6 months of graduation.

* Graduate and Employer Satisfaction
At 6 to 12 months graduates report being satisfied or highly satisfied with the nursing program offered at Emporia State University.
(* 2016 at time of graduation)

Graduation Rate
Routinely, students are able to achieve the student learning outcomes and complete the nursing program in the established program length.

NCLEX 91% Pass Rate ESU 7 year average Graduation Rate JOB Placement Rate Graduate 98% Employer 96% job satisfaction