College of Nursing

Inspiring excellence, impacting health care

Welcome to the College of Nursing at South Dakota State University! Whether you are attending college for the first time, considering a career change, or you are a practicing nurse looking to take on more leadership responsibilities, the SDSU College of Nursing has an program for you.

The College of Nursing offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), PhD in Nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) as well as refresher courses designed to help inactive RNs and LPNs review and update their nursing knowledge and skills. With program options in Brookings, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, Aberdeen, and online, we provide accessible, high quality nursing education across the state of South Dakota and the nation. View our academic programs to find an option that fits your needs.

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Wagner Hall Maintenance

Wagner Hall on the South Dakota State University main campus in Brookings, SD will have no electrical power from May 20th through the 24th due to a scheduled maintenance outage. College of Nursing Brookings based employees will not be able to work in their offices or anywhere in the building during this time.  We apologize if you experience a delayed response in trying to reach one of our Brookings based faculty/staff via phone or e-mail.