School of Nursing
NMU’s School of Nursing prepares students to excel in a variety of hospital and community settings. You’ll acquire expert knowledge, technical competence and interpersonal skills. Our nursing curriculum is one of the most diverse in the Midwest. Admission into the nursing program is highly competitive, and students are required to apply for acceptance after having successfully completed a series of prerequisite courses, including human anatomy and physiology, chemistry, psychology, sociology, medical microbiology and nutrition.
Accreditation Review Notice
The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program in the School of Nursing at Northern Michigan University is undergoing an accreditation review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) on January 27-29, 2016.
The purpose of this posting is to notify our communities of interest that CCNE will accept written and signed third-party comments until January 6, 2016. CCNE shares these comments only with members of the site visit team. All comments should be directed to:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
We place special emphasis on developing critical thinking skills and therapeutic techniques through both classroom and clinical experiences. Most of your classes will be held in the state-of-the-art Nursing Technology Center (NTC), which offers nursing students dozens of specialized labs and enhanced learning environments such as the Pendill Home Care Suite and the Benda-Drake Intensive Care Simulation Room. You’ll also receive hands-on training at local and regional healthcare facilities.
NMU's program boasts one of the best job placement rates in the university with more than 90 percent of graduates finding work in six months of graduation. Along with positions in hospitals, clinics and physician offices, nurses also work in business, occupational, community and home health care settings.
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If you have college credit and want to find out what will transfer to NMU, please visit www.nmu.edu/transfercredit