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College of Nursing + Health Sciences Majors + Minors

Choose the right path for you

The opportunities you'll have at UW-Eau Claire prepare you for a lifetime of success in the nursing field. Throughout your coursework, you'll be engaged in clinical learning, participate in immersion experiences, and have direct access to experienced, professional faculty for support and advising advice. Are you excited yet? We are!

The field of nursing offers a lot of options, so if you're still not quite sure what area you'd like to specialize in, or if you have a wide range of interests and just can't decide, we're here to help! The faculty and staff in the College of Nursing and Health Sciences will guide you through the programs and provide you with opportunities to discover your calling.

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences offers the following programs:

  1. Students in UW-Eau Claire's BSN degree-completion program

    Take patient care — and your career — to the next level with our RN to BSN program.

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  2. Our accredited doctor of nursing practice (DNP) program is an excellent option for those who have a bachelor's degree in nursing and are looking to build on their existing education and experience. Our supportive, expert faculty are here to help you refine your skills and enhance your knowledge with an impactful and rigorous curriculum.

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  3. Our accredited doctor of nursing practice (DNP) program is an excellent option for those who have a master's degree in nursing and are looking to build on their existing education and experience. Our supportive, expert faculty are here to help you refine your skills and enhance your knowledge with an impactful and rigorous curriculum.

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  4. Assume leadership roles in advanced professional nursing with a master of science in nursing (MSN) degree. Our accredited program is designed to prepare students in adult-gerontologic or family health nursing, giving them the skills they need to improve patient care and move up in their chosen career.

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  5. Nursing students working with Student Health Services

    Change the world one patient at a time with a nursing bachelor's degree. Known for producing skilled, compassionate nurses and health professionals, our renowned program will best prepare you for your career.

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  6. Design your own minor with the topical minor program. This is an excellent choice for Blugolds who have a specific career or professional goal in mind.

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Post-Master's Certificate

This post-master’s certificate program is designed for registered nurses who have completed a master’s degree in nursing and wish to obtain additional role preparation in education or nursing administration.

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Our professors really care about us, not just as students but also as people. Together we laugh, we cry and we learn. They really want to see us develop and grow as nurses, as they know we are the future.

Brooke Scholbe Nursing
Nursing Students at Marshfield Medical Center
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