School of Nursing

Nursing News View

September 10, 2014

New Faculty On Campus

There are now more than 100 full-time academics to teach over 1,400 students.

September 08, 2014

Academic Year Begins

Close to 1,400 students are pursuing a career in health care to help reduce the country's shortage of patient-care practitioners.

September 04, 2014

Before Classes, an Assignment

Students begin focus on interprofessional education and patient-centered compassionate care by discussing novel Still Alice during orientation. 


  • Wednesday, September 24

    With a bachelor's and no health care experience, become a nurse practitioner. More

  • Thursday, October 23

    With a bachelor's and no health care experience, become an RN in 14 months. More

  • Wednesday, October 29

    RNs – become an NP or DNP. Advanced practice nurse and nurse executives – become a DNP. More


Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Nursing is to educate individuals to become exceptional professional nurses and to lead the discipline through practice, scholarship and service.