Mar 09, 2022

New RN graduates by degree type, by gender

The three graphs below illustrate the number of graduates from accredited RN nursing programs across the country by gender and degree type, including associate degree in nursing (ADN), bachelor of science in nursing (BSN), and entry-level master’s (ELM). These data expand on Dashboard Indicator 7: Diversity, used to measure the Campaign’s progress toward making diversity in the nursing workforce a priority.

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American Association of Colleges of Nursing, Enrollment and Graduations in Baccalaureate and Graduate Programs in Nursing (series) for BSN and ELM data; Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), Completions Survey (series) for ADN data.