The School of Nursing has a local chapter of the National Student Nurses' Association (SNA), which is the student branch of the American Nurses' Association.  SNA participates in a variety if activities including, service projects, peer support events, and attendance at the annual national conference.  The organization's mission is to prepare student nurses for their future careers as nursing professionals and to contribute to the improvement of health care of all people.

Nursing students at crawfish boil


Southeastern's School of Nursing is recognized as a leader in the preparation of nurses. We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a doctor of nursing practice (DNP) degree program.

At the undergraduate level, we offer a traditional degree program, an accelerated option for students with a prior bachelor's degree, an LPN to RN program and RN to bachelor's degree options. Specialty concentrations are available for advanced practice at the master's level as well as preparation at the highest level of nursing practice with the DNP.

  • Recipient of the Nightingale Award for Outstanding Nursing School of the Year three times in the last seven years

  • Four articulation options to obtain a bachelor's degree in nursing

  • Undergraduate program boasts more than 1,600 majors and graduates approximately 150 students annually

  • 100% online programs, including Master's of Science in Nursing (MSN), post-MSN Family Nurse Practitioner certificate, Post-MSN DNPand BSN to DNP.

  • Bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Application for Progression to Nursing Coursework

Deadlines to apply:

Feb. 1 (Summer/Fall)

Sept. 15 (Spring)


Senior Nursing Capstone Project

Senior nursing students were interviewed by a local news station about their undergraduate Capstone project. Capstone projects completed in the last semester, include collaborating with community leaders to develop, implement and evaluate health promotion and disease prevention interventions for a target population within the community.