Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

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Affordable, Accredited Nursing Degree

Why should you consider SIUE’s School of Nursing to pursue your bachelor’s degree? It’s because our students are in high demand by top hospitals and healthcare centers in the region.

Fill out the form, and an SIUE admissions counselor will contact you about how you can get started on your nursing career with one of the top Illinois nursing programs. U.S. News & World Report lists SIUE among the best Regional Universities Midwest for the 15th consecutive year and among the top 15 public universities in that category. It’s no surprise, because our nursing students learn in state-of-the-art facilities and live in spacious, modern residence halls on a scenic campus that sits on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland, just 25 minutes from St. Louis.

  1. Our Freshmen Select direct admissions program: Highly qualified freshmen are eligible for direct entry into the SIUE School of Nursing. That means you can immediately begin focusing on your passion for providing outstanding patient care.  
  2. You get mentoring from our award-winning faculty: Our respected nursing faculty will provide guidance as you work toward your nursing degree. They will also advise you on how to land your first job after graduation.
  3. Guaranteed clinical placements in the St. Louis area: As an SIUE School of Nursing student, you’ll get on-the-job clinical experience at nearby healthcare facilities in the St. Louis and Southern Illinois areas. At your clinicals, you will get to work side-by-side with some of the top healthcare providers in the region and use the skills you learned in our high-tech simulation laboratory.

Complete the form on this page to learn more about the SIUE nursing program. You'll discover SIUE offers one of the most affordable nursing schools in Illinois and Missouri. We can't wait to meet you.

Jump start your career with a BS from one of the best nursing schools in Illinois.