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A national premier nursing school, WSSU's undergraduate Nursing program prepares students to enter the workforce as generalists. The program provides theory, clinical practicums and public service experiences that are essential for delivery of professional nursing care in a variety of settings and to diverse populations. These experiences foster values such as kindness, compassion, justice, loyalty and also cultural competence and sensitivity.

Program Paths

Students with diverse backgrounds are acknowledged for prior experiences and education. The faculty is committed to promoting career mobility in students by providing several program options to both traditional and non-traditional learners.


Go ahead... take the next step. Ignite your passion, discover your strength, and prepare to make a difference in the world. There is no ceiling to what you can do at WSSU. #BeTheNext


CCNE Accredited

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Winston-Salem State University is accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education | One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036 | 202-887-6791

Winston-Salem State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges & Schools (SACS) | 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033 | 404-679-4500

The Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education and are accepted in all states and jurisdictions for meeting educational requirements for licensure and certification by way of compact designation or applying for reciprocity in a state outside the compact designation. See the Professional Licensure Disclosure Statements page for a list of state-by-state information.

This program is great because we explore different areas such as pediatrics, mental health, public health, and maternal and newborn care. We get a feel for each area which prepares us to take on any field of nursing. I also love the family environment and that we all have each other’s backs. 

Jamacia T. Holliday '17