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.
Sampling of program courses:
Degree Completion Plans (DCP)