Entry-Level Registered Nurse and Practical Nurse Graduates (RN and PN)

 

FY

Combined Total

Number of Graduates

RN Graduates

PN Graduates

1995

3,179

2,408

771

1996

3,595

2,821

774

1997

3,424

2,695

729

1998

3,071

2,371

700

1999

2,730

2,089

641

2000

2,572

1,974

598

2001

2,274

1,773

501

2002

2,374

1,897

602

2003

2,319

1,751

626

2004

2,639

2,301

753

2005

3,138

2,349

789

2006

3,637*

 2,758*

879

2007

3,808*

3,001

807*

2008

4,012*

3,160

852*

2009

3,998*

 3,240*

758

2010

4,161

3,341

820

2011

4,513

3,640

873

2012

4,417

3,505

912

2013

4,574

3,670

904

2014

4,679

3,771

908

2015

4,732

3,790

942

 

*corrected April 2012.

 


This information is provided by the Division of Health Professions Licensure within the Department of Public Health.