The University of Jordan School of Nursing has, and for the first time,
made a global ranking in the list of the best universities in the field of
nursing, according to Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2018. The
school of nursing appeared in the best 151-200 subject category.
Shanghai classification is considered one of the most important and most
influential classifications in the world.
According to a press release by the Center for Accreditation and Quality
Assurance at the University of Jordan, this classification is based on five criteria:
the number of research papers published in influential journals in the
specialization, the rate of citation of published research compared to the citation
of international papers in the specialization, collaboration with researchers
from international universities in the same discipline, and the number of
international awards received by academics in the field of specialization.
It should be noted that the School of Nursing at the University of
Jordan has also obtained the American accreditation from the Accreditation
Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) after meeting best international
standards in the quality of education.