Healthcare workers are always in high demand. Be a part of something great at UND by joining our Nursing program—the largest in the state. Students are admitted to the Nursing program through a competitive admissions process. Approximately 56 new students are admitted each fall and spring semester(112 students per year).
With the ability to work with students from all health care fields, you‘ll have the opportunity to get a world-class education at UND in a program that’s been accredited since 1963. With rural health initiatives and clinical and cooperative education experiences, you’ll gain the skills necessary to work in a small-town clinic or an urban hospital.
Our nursing program provides a background of liberal education and training in all basic areas of nursing theory and clinical nursing practice. You'll learn in our clinical and simulation learning center - equipped with a number of practice labs and specialized equipment. With The Northern Plains Center for Behavioral Research right in the heart of UND’s campus, you’re never far from new and innovative ideas in the field. Take the opportunity to join in research projects and experiential learning initiatives to supplement your academic training.
Nursing students are required to complete clinical experiences prior to graduation. Cooperative education experiences are also encouraged to reinforce confidence and competence in students. UND Career Services and nursing faculty will help you locate opportunities in your desired area.
Nursing students have ample opportunities to get involved on campus. Obtain leadership experience in University of North Dakota Nursing Student Council or network with other nursing students in Nursing Student Association.
With a nursing degree from UND, you’re on track to a fulfilling, successful career. With positions in a number of fields, you’ll be able to have a competitive edge to get the job you’ve always wanted. Some nursing positions include:
- Home Health
- School Nurse
- Public Health
- Mental Health
- Labor and Delivery
- Emergency Room
- Cardiac Care
- General Medical
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#MyUNDLegacy - Halley
Meet Halley, a Nursing major at the University of North Dakota. Halley is creating her legacy at UND by winning Miss North Dakota USA 2016!