The School of Nursing offers these undergraduate and graduate degree programs that are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE):
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree
  • Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree - The Doctor of Nursing Practice Program will begin in the fall of 2011. The School of Nursing is in the process of seeking CCNE accreditation for this program.

Consistent with the mission of Jacksonville University, the School of Nursing is committed to the success of each student as a self-assured, competent, caring professional nurse, who practices in an evolving, complex health care environment, provides leadership to promote health among culturally diverse people and promotes the advancement of nursing knowledge through evidence-based practice and life-long learning.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree is based on a strong liberal arts and science foundation and is offered to traditional and nontraditional students. The School of Nursing prepares professional nurses as self-assured, competent generalists who think critically, engage in clinical inquiry, communicate effectively, and access and manage the health needs of clients in a variety of settings.

The Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN) and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degrees build upon the generalist knowledge and skills of the BSN graduate to prepare nurses for advanced practice roles.​