Charleston Southern University, College of Nursing

9200 University Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29423
United States
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Mission Statement

Promoting Academic Excellence in a Christian Environment.


  • State Board of Registered Nursing
  • Accrediation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

Program Distinctives

  • Faith integration in all courses
  • State-of-the-art simulation lab
  • Faculty certified in areas of clinical and education expertise
  • Simulated electronic medical charting system
  • Immersive clinical experiences in medical-surgical, critical care, emergency, pediatric, maternity, and mental health care
  • Electives in informatics, genetics, spiritual care, ethics, forensics, and global health
  • Elective in peri-operative nursing
  • Student Nurses Association
  • Student Nurses Christian Fellowship

Mission/Service Learning Opportunities

  • Medical/nursing mission trips.

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS, BSN)
  • Accelerated BSN (post-bachelor’s/second degree BSN)
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Associate Degee in Nursing to Master of Science in Nursing (ADN/RN to MSN)
  • Post-Master's certificate
  • MSN--Nursing Education
  • MSN--Nursing Leadership and Healthcare Administration