Student Life

While life as a nursing student is no doubt challenging, it has the potential to be one of the most rewarding times of your life. Opportunities for students range from our top-notch co-op program to a myriad of student organizations that align with your interests. 

Student Life

Nursing Co-op Program

Gain valuable experience with our co-op program. From interviewing to treating patients, you gain additional experience in the areas you need to become a nurse. And the best part - the program does not extend the time needed to complete your degree. This competitive program is available beginning the summer before your senior year.

Learn more about our nursing co-op program.

International Clinicals

As a nurse, your ability to connect with the community is critical. International clinicals allow you to experience other cultures and gain perspective that can enhance your ability to treat patients in the field. 

Click here to learn about our international nursing clinicals.

Student Organizations

Explore the range of organizations available to support and enrich your experience as a BSN student.

Learn more about our BSN nursing student organizations.


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