The Wayne State University College of Nursing is one of only 28 schools of nursing nationwide to receive a grant to increase the number of nurses holding Ph.D.’s. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Future of Nursing Scholars program will provide financial support, mentoring and leadership development to nurses who commit to earn their Ph.D.’s in three years.
For the second consecutive six-month reporting period, 100% of WSU CON graduates sitting for the NCLEX exam achieved a passing score. During the period from April 1, 2015 to September 30, 2015, 51 B.S.N. graduates sat for the exam and each of them was successful.