Academic Programs

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About Our Programs

The University at Buffalo School of Nursing has a proud tradition of providing high-quality education and developing disciplinary knowledge for over 75 years in a dynamic university setting. With a total enrollment of approximately 430 students, we are a small school with the resources of a large research-intensive university. Offering programs that culminate in baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degrees, the School of Nursing is nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Our Nurse Anesthetist Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthetist Programs (COA)

Consistently ranked in the top 20 percent of schools of nursing by U.S. News and World Reports, our programs prepare nurses to deliver quality care in today's challenging health care environment.  

Designed to educate qualified nurses for advanced nursing practice roles in several DNP clinical specialty areas, for leadership roles or as PhD prepared research scholars.

UB SON’s advanced certificate programs are for students who have completed a graduate nursing degree who wish to further expand their skills and/or scope of practice.

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