Southern Adventist University School of Nursing

Address: 
4881 Taylor Circle
Collegedale, TN 37315
United States
Email Address: 
Phone: 
423-236-2940
Denominational Affiliation: 
Seventh-day Adventist

Mission Statement

The School of Nursing provides a Christian learning environmentt that nurtures a culture of integrity and academic excellence, and prepares caring, competent professionals to serve the diverse healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities within a global context.

Accreditations

  • State Board of Registered Nursing
  • National League for Nursing
  • Coursework meets American Association of Colleges of Nursing Standards
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF)
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA  30326   404-975-5000
  • Southern Adventist University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).  https://sacscoc.org

Program Distinctives

The only Lifestyle Medicine DNP program in the country approved by the American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM).

Mission/Service Learning Opportunities

Mission trips to provide health care in a variety of underdeveloped regions of the world - annual (non-COVID) opportunities.

Degrees Offered

  • Associated Degree in Nursing
  • LVN/LPN to RN
  • RN to BSN
  • 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)
  • Master of Science in Nursing / Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
  • Post-Master's Certificate
  • RN to Master of Science in Nursing
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Bacelor of Science in Nursing to Doctorate of Nursing Practice (BSN to DNP)
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice / Master of Business Administration (DNP/MBA)