Nursing

Undergrad Students

DNP Students

Contact Us

vnlaughlin@liberty.edu
Admissions Information
dbritt@liberty.edu
Department Head
434 582-2519
Department Secretary

434-582-2114
Nursing Admissions
434 582-7035
DeMoss Hall 2075

 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program

Bachelor of Science in Nursing


Residential Program

The purpose of the Liberty University department of Nursing is to prepare nurses who are committed to Christian ethical standards and view nursing as a ministry of caring based on the Benner theoretical framework. The curriculum is built upon a foundation from the arts, sciences and the Bible, and focuses on acquiring knowledge, building strong clinical skills and developing a sound work ethic.

Liberty University is approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.  The Department of Nursing's B.S.N. Program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and is approved by the Virginia State Board of Nursing.

Our faculty members are involved in clinical practice, possess advanced degrees and certifications in their areas of specialty, and are actively involved in professional development and community service. 

The Department of Nursing faculty is committed to students' success.  High academic standards are upheld and an atmosphere of nurturing, support and caring is maintained in the classroom and clinical areas.

With a 10:1 student to faculty ratio in clinical settings, students receive individualized attention to facilitate learning and ongoing education.


Academic Information

Courses

Sampling of program courses:

  • Nursing Concepts: NURS 325
  • Research in Nursing: NURS 225
  • Pharmacology: NURS 305
  • Caring for the Childbearing Family I: NURS 352
  • Pain Management: NURS 420

Program of Study

Degree Completion Plans (DCP)


Career Opportunities

  • Critical Care
  • Emergency Department
  • Obstetrics
  • Home Health
  • Flight Nurse
  • Pediatrics
  • Physicians Office
  • Public Health
  • Surgical
  • Rehabilitation
  • Missionary Nursing
  • Clinic Nurse
  • Army/Air Force/Navy
  • Oncology
  • Orthopedics

 

Documents & Applications

Attention Nursing Applicants:

Liberty University’s Nursing Department MUST have your T.E.A.S. testing (atitesting.com) results by the Feb. 14, 2014 deadline.   


Scholarship Opportunities:

Apply for the CampusRN Virginia Nursing Scholars and Search for Nursing Jobs