- Future Students
The School of Nursing has been a national leader in nursing education since founded in 1928. The School has achieved a national reputation for its innovative and pioneering bachelor's, master's, post-master's NP certificate and doctoral (DNP & PhD) programs. Examples of our groundbreaking program achievements include:
- First Accelerated BSN program in the nation.
- First comprehensive MSN-NP online program in the nation.
- First Accelerated Master's of Science in Nursing program in Missouri.
- First PhD in Nursing program in Missouri
- First DNP program in St. Louis.
Our programs are nationally recognized for their innovative and comprehensive curricula and we've welcomed students from around the world into our school.
Throughout the years, School of Nursing faculty have played a pivotal role in advancing the growing field of nursing research. Current faculty research focuses on measures to test feeding tube placement, sustaining exercise in middle age and elderly, falls and fear of falling, adolescent mothers, asthma and pain in children, dance therapy, autism, sleep, pediatric palliative care, natural disasters, taste post-cancer and other topics.
The School of Nursing is located at the Medical Center end of campus of Saint Louis University. The Medical Center end of campus also includes the School of Medicine, School of Public Health and Social Justice, Doisy College of Health Sciences, Center for Health Care Ethics, Center for Interprofessional Education (IPE) and Research and the Center for Advanced Dental Education.
We thank you for your interest in our school and look forward to you becoming one of over 8,500 School of Nursing graduates working as caring, competent nursing professionals.