The College of Nursing provides a strong academic program, professors with firsthand knowledge and realistic learning environment for future nurses. Its outstanding nursing programs are offered on four campuses in South Dakota.
Degrees and Programs
High school seniors may have the option to make their future worry-free by applying for the direct admit program. Registered nurses who have an associate's degree in nursing can take the fast track by applying for the RN to B.S.N. or RN to M.S.N.
Pre-nursing student enrollment
Undergraduate student enrollment
*Students in the nursing major
Graduate student enrollment
2022-2023 scholarship recipients
2022-2023 scholarships awarded
2020 job placement rate*
*Job placement is reported within three months
2022 NCLEX-RN pass rate first-time takers*
*Students who tested in 2022. See our NCLEX-RN pass rate page for prior years.
2022 APRN pass rate
Schedule a Visit
If you're looking for a close-knit, supportive community, professors with firsthand experience and state-of-the-art simulation labs, schedule a visit.
Our Nursing Student Services team is ready to help you find a path to meet your nursing goals.