Graduates of the Viterbo University nursing program are highly sought after by medical employers throughout the region.

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Nursing is a stimulating and rewarding career that combines scientific knowledge and the art of caring and compassion. A degree in nursing provides the opportunity to explore multiple career paths that promote health and wellness, support families in crisis, and advocate for the well-being of humankind. With a nursing degree from Viterbo University, graduates will have the skills employers are looking for to provide the best care for patients in an increasingly complex health care environment.

Career Examples
  • Critical care
  • Cardiology
  • Geriatrics
  • Oncology
  • Pediatrics
  • Surgery and transplantation

Program Information

With deep roots in the Franciscan tradition of health care service, Viterbo University sets high standards for students to become highly competent nurses. Nursing students learn nursing practice in a variety of health care settings and in a state-of-the-art clinical simulation learning lab. In all of these settings, and in the classroom environment, Viterbo nursing students learn to integrate health promotion, disease prevention, and safety principles for individuals and populations.

Nursing (B.S.N.)

Viterbo’s nursing program is highly reputable with graduates sought after by employers. The program features a curriculum that prepares students for contemporary nursing practice. There are various pathways for admission, including direct admission. The program has a history of high state board (NCLEX-RN®) pass rates and a large following of alumni who greatly value the education they received in the program.

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