Kettering College

3737 Southern Blvd
Kettering, OH 45429
United States
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Denominational Affiliation: 
Seventh Day Adventist

Mission Statement

The mission of the faculty of the Kettering College Division of Nursing is to educate individuals to become competent professional nurses who meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, communities, and populations. Within the context of Christian caring, our graduates are educated to provide compassionate care to the whole person.


  • Higher Learning Commission (HLC)​
  • Ohio Board of Nursing
  • Adventist Accreditation Association
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

Program Distinctives

The Interprofessional Education (IPE) Simulation Center is state of the art and is used by the Division of Nursing, other academic departments and other health professionals within Kettering Health Network. Kettering College is owned by Kettering Health Network, which provides students multiple opportunities, including research and employment opportunities. Kettering College works closely with the Good Neighbor House, a local non-profit organization that provides food pantry services, clothing, and household items to under-served individuals and families in the Greater Dayton Region. Students also have opportunities for local and international mission work during the year.

Mission/Service-Learning Opportunities

The Division of Nursing Passport gives multiple opportunities for service learning in the nursing program. Other short term mission trips are done through the college's campus ministries.

Degrees Offered

  • LVN/LPN to RN
  • Accelerated (BSN) post-bachelor's/second degree BSN)
  • RN to BSN