News Release


NCMC Online Nursing Program Ranks one of the Best in the Nation

November 16, 2018

North Central Missouri College’s online nursing program ranks one of the best in the nation in a study recently released by that focused on the best schools to earn an associate’s degree in nursing online. Of this study, NCMC ranked first above all Missouri schools and third overall in the nation compared to other schools offering associate degrees in nursing online. To learn more about the rankings, visit

The study focused on factors like number of online programs offered, tuition, and ratio of students participating in online learning compared to total enrollment, student-faculty ratio, academic services, and career placement. (

“We are excited to receive this accolade for our online ADN (associates degree in nursing) program,” said Kelly Claycomb, PN to ADN Nursing Director. “Our online ADN student achievement is attributed to the personalized attention and advising by our staff. Especially, by online program coordinator Sue Nichols, which ensures consistent student success. This honor could not be achieved without the support of North Central Missouri College in its entirety.”

To learn more about NCMC’s online nursing program, visit or contact the nursing department at 660-359-3948 x1316.