The nation is facing a shortage of nurses and nursing faculty and, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for these professionals is only expected to grow. Now in its 50th year, the nursing major at Southern has been identified as one of the top selected majors on campus. The program prepares graduates to incorporate professional standards to provide, safe, evidence-based and compassionate care of the highest quality to diverse populations. Graduates from all of the nursing programs are readily recruited by employers.
The baccalaureate and master’s degree programs in nursing at Southern Connecticut State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.