School of Nursing
Nursing Celebration - Homecoming 2019
Please join us September 20-21, 2019 for a homecoming celebration to mark the 50th anniversary of the Bachelor of Science (BSN) program at NMU. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram for all of the latest details. See the schedule of events and register now. **Registration deadline: Sunday, September 15.
In the School of Nursing, we place special emphasis on developing critical thinking skills and therapeutic techniques through both classroom and clinical experiences. You will work with faculty and other nurses in a variety of local and regional health care facilities to gain hands-on experience in actual patient care. Our popular lab and simulation experiences create opportunities for students to learn skills and practice critical thinking for patient care while here on campus. Many of your clinical courses take place in the state-of-the-art Nursing Technology Center (NTC), which offers nursing students specialized labs, such as the Pendill Home Care Suite, and in our School of Nursing Simulation Lab, which includes the Benda-Drake Intensive Care Simulation Room.
NMU's program has 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.
If you have college credit and want to find out what will transfer to NMU, please visit www.nmu.edu/transfercredit