Samford University Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing

Address: 
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229
United States
Email Address: 
Phone: 
205-726-2278

Mission Statement

The mission of Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing is to nurture students while providing quality nursing education in a Christian environment that prepares caring, competent, and compassionate graduates with a commitment to service, scholarship, lifelong learning, and professional practice.

Accreditations

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) 
  • Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA

Program Distinctives

  •  Named a Center of Excellence in Nursing Education by the National League of Nursing
  • Online Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) programs ranked 51st nationally and 2nd in Alabama by U.S. News & World Report
  • Dec. 2021 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) graduate selected as the 2021-22 National Student Nurse of the Year by the National Black Nurses Association
  • B.S.N. program ranked in the top thirteen percent out of more than 694 programs nationwide by U.S. News & World Report
  • Established in 1922
  • 92% Employment rate prior to graduation (2021 B.S.N.)
  • 95% National certification exam first-time pass rate (2021 B.S.N.)
  • 100% National certification exam pass rate (2020 M.S.N. and D.N.P. Family Nurse Practitioner)
  • 88% National certification exam first-time pass rate (2021 Nurse Anesthesia)

Mission/Service-Learning Opportunities

Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing offers a variety of local and global mission and service-learning opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate level.

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS, BSN)
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Associate Degree in Nursing to Master of Science in Nursing (ADN/RN to MSN)
  • Post-Master’s Certificate
  • RN to Master of Science in Nursing
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Emergency Nurse Practitioner