- have clinical nursing experiences in a variety of settings, including community hospitals, service agencies, home care and extended care facilities, and schools.
- graduate with Bachelor of Science degrees, majoring in nursing (a four-year degree).
- are, upon graduation, eligible to apply for licensing exams (NCLEX-RN) in Washington, Oregon, or any other U.S. jurisdiction.
The School of Nursing...
- is a Seventh-day Adventist university, welcoming students wishing to study in a Christian environment.
- is fully accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.
- prepares professional nurses to function in a variety of settings and to provide a foundation for graduate study.
There are two campuses...
College Place, Washington
- Located in a rural setting in Eastern Washington, near the town of Walla Walla. Total student population: about 1,600.
- This is the main campus where beginning freshmen take general education and cognate courses; and, upon acceptance, take sophomore nursing courses.
- Application deadline: April 15 (for College Place campus, fall term).
- After the end of the sophomore year, nursing students move to the Portland area to continue studies at Portland campus. A dormitory, Hansen Hall, is located in Portland.
- This is where all junior and senior nursing courses are taught. Student population: 120-140.
- Each summer, the Portland campus offers an entry program for transfer students who have completed the required prerequisites.
- Application deadline: February 1 (for Portland Campus, summer program).
- There are entry options for RNs and LPNs who wish to earn bachelor's degrees.
- This campus is adjacent to Adventist Medical Center, where students will have some clinical experience.