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National University’s Department of Nursing prepares you for delivering compassionate, patient-centered care in today’s fast-growing healthcare environment. Select from a broad range of programs that emphasize collaboration and emerging technologies in providing you the knowledge, skills, and mindset needed to master the art and science of nursing. Beyond the classroom, community engagement and academic-practice partnerships allow you to participate in clinical judgments and evidenced-based decision-making to affect and improve real-world health outcomes. Throughout your educational experience, you’ll be guided and mentored by a diverse group of nursing scholars and practitioners with a passion for innovative healthcare and a devotion to student growth and success.

Program Director: Dr. Alice Myers PhD, MSN, RN

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National University is recognized as the first academic institution to achieve Silver status with Planetree. This achievement for NU:

  • Represents achievement of organizational culture
  • Recognizes commitment
  • Recognizes excellence in Person/Student-centered Care
  • Provides operational framework for sustaining culture change

For more information about Planetree, visit https://www.planetree.org/.