If a nursing degree is on your list of accomplishments for this year or in the near future, you may want to look at the University of Central Missouri's School of Nursing.

According to a leading online information source for current and prospective nursing students, topRNtoBSN.com recently ranked the program at UCM as one of the top 5 nursing schools in Missouri.

According to an article at ucmo.edu:

UCM ranked No. 5 among the 15 schools highlighted. Criteria used by TopRNtoBSN.com included researching each accredited school in the state while focusing attention on schools offering bachelor’s degrees and higher. Additional criteria included cost, reputation and salary expectation, based on data from College Scorecard, IPEDS (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System) and Niche.

Nationally accredited since 1978, the UCM School of Nursing is designed to graduate competent, caring and mindful practitioners committed to the service of creating and leading a culture of health.

UCM has two bachelor’s programs and a master’s program, offered at the Missouri Innovation Campus, the university’s Lee’s Summit location, as well as through online courses.