We are so excited you're interested in a nursing degree from Northwest Nazarene University's Department of Nursing. Our nursing graduates are sought by employers who recognize the superior quality of education these professionals receive.
NNU offers nursing degrees for students starting at any level from high school graduates to experienced registered nurses. Our programs include:
All degrees offered by the NNU Department of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). The University is accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
Bachelor of Science, Nursing
The Bachelor of Science with a major in nursing is a traditional undergraduate degree program designed for a high school graduate or transfer student who seeks a quality bachelor’s degree program that meets the requirements for an RN licensure. The program offers a broad based foundation in nursing with a holistic approach focused on the patient in the context of their family and community.
Program quick facts and highlights:
- One year of prerequisite work and three years in the nursing program allow for completion of the degree in a traditional four year time frame
- Clinicals at a variety of healthcare facilities throughout the Treasure Valley
- Competitive but straightforward admission process
- Active chapter of the Student Nursing Association (SNA)
- Yearly international medical mission trip opportunities to places like Nicaragua, Ukraine, Peru and Ghana
- State-of-the-art labs and equipment in the Thomas Family Health and Science Center