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BEAUMONT - U.S. News & World Report ranked Lamar University’s online graduate nursing program as second in the nation out of 101 programs evaluated.

The ranking is based on four criteria: faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, student engagement, and admissions selectivity

The top score was 75.0 and Lamar scored 74.5, according to Brenda Nichols, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Of the four major areas considered in these rankings, Lamar scored highest in Faculty Credentials and Training.

Below are the Texas schools that were ranked by U.S. News & World Report.

Online Graduate Nursing Program Rankings
Rank School
2 Lamar University
11 University of Texas - Tyler
25 Texas Christian University
30 Texas Tech University
31 Texas A&M University - Corpus
56 University of Texas - El Paso
64 Angelo State University
65 University of Texas Medical Branch

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