Saint Louis University School of Nursing has been a national leader in nursing education since 1928. The School of Nursing has achieved a national reputation for its innovative and pioneering programs and we are accredited to offer bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs. Our programs are nationally recognized for their innovative and comprehensive curricula and we welcome students from across the country and around the world into our school.
The School of Nursing was the first school in the United States to establish a second degree Accelerated BSN program, first Accelerated Generalist Master of Science in Nursing program in Missouri, and the first nursing school in Missouri to offer a PhD program in nursing. The School became the first in the nation to offer complete master's degree programs online and the second in the state to offer the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).
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 on 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.