Nursing is the heart of health care. Perfect your skills at USM.
Panic plays no part in the training of a nurse. — Elizabeth Kenny, nursing pioneer
Heare three successful USM graduates discuss why they choose USM for their nursing education.
Nursing is a dynamic, challenging, and rewarding profession.
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At the University of Saint Mary, our Bachelor of Science in Nursing program will prepare you to function safely, efficiently, and competently in the generalized nursing field.
Clinical rotations will round out your classroom experience. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree prepares students to value excellence, provide leadership, and foster community within the field of nursing. The department is led by dedicated and professional nursing experts that will provide you the skills necessary to succeed.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at the University of Saint Mary is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The nursing program gained initial accreditation in April 2008 for the maximum period of 5 years. Information related to this accreditation may be obtained by contacting:
CCNE @ One Dupont Circle, NW
Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 887-6791
Fax: (202) 887-8476.
The University of Saint Mary Nursing Department is preparing for national re-accreditation of its BSN programs by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) during fall 2012. CCNE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as an accrediting body of baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs. A team from CCNE will perform an on-site evaluation Oct. 8-10, 2012.
As CCNE seeks input from the public, we encourage you to submit any comments regarding the programs’ qualifications pertaining to the accreditation standards. Please submit comments to the address below, 30 days before the scheduled visit. Therefore, all comments must be received by CCNE no later than September 8, 2012. CCNE shares third-party comments with members of the evaluation team prior to the visit but never with the programs seeking accreditation.
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036-1120