Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS)
Bachelor of Science in nursing - mitchell

The Arlene Gates Department of Nursing at Dakota Wesleyan University aspires to prepare students for meaningful careers in professional nursing in a liberal arts setting. The nursing department fosters professional growth, leadership, lifelong learning and commitment to service. For those students meeting nursing admission criteria, the DWU nursing faculty will begin advising students in class selection and giving guidance in the proper sequence of classes.  Students may complete a Bachelor of Science Degree in nursing within four years at DWU.

After successful completion of all nursing coursework and needed support courses, students will have satisfied the academic requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and are eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX) for licensure as an R.N.

The baccalaureate program at Dakota Wesleyan University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. The B.S. nursing program has been granted full approval by the South Dakota Board of Nursing, 4305 S. Louise Ave., Suite 201, Sioux Falls, SD  57106-3115, (605) 362-2760.

For details about the academic program and courses view the Nursing section of the Dakota Wesleyan University 2015-2016 catalog. For more information about the DWU Nursing program, contact:

Dan Bonte
Coordinator of Undergraduate Admissions
Dakota Wesleyan University
1200 W. University Ave.
Mitchell, SD 57301
Telephone: 605-995-2654
Fax: 605-995-2699

Dakota Wesleyan University Admissions
605-995-2650 or 1-800-333-8506

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