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College of Nursing
& Health Professions

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With healthcare as one of the fastest growing industries in the United States, our graduates have an unmatched opportunity to make a difference in other people’s lives and to be the driving force behind their own careers.

Graduates in high demand

Each of our degree programs have a moderate to very high market demand which generates much student interest. The college is clinically affiliated with over 500 health facilities across the region including hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, public schools, outpatient facilities, sports health agencies, extended care facilities, private practice clinics, industrial settings, wellness clinics, health maintenance organizations and government agencies

All of our programs have specific admission criteria for entry, are nationally accredited, and contain both classroom and clinical course work as requirements for the degree.

Why Choose Nursing & Health Professions?

ASU StudentThe College of Nursing & Health Professions prepares you for an emotionally fulfilling and rewarding career. Our graduates are highly sought after, have some of the highest starting salaries, and a flexible work schedule.

Download descriptions of major health/medical fields open to pre-professional students.

Certification and Employment Rates

FNP Graduates 100% Employment

Certification Rate  80% (3-year average)

CNS Graduates  100% Employment

Certification Rates  85%  (3-year average)

Upcoming Events

Homecoming Open House and Distinguished Alumni Ceremony

Saturday, October 3 - Donald W. Reynolds Center for Health Sciences

Flu Shot Clinic

Tuesday, October 27 - Red Wolf Center - 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

3rd Annual Health Disparities Conference

November 11th in Centennial Hall.

For more information on the conference and directions for submitting a presentation proposal, download the flier. 

Fall Break and Thanksgiving

November 23-28, 2015


Saturday, December 12, 2015

England Study Abroad Trip

May 15 - 28, 2016 - Download the flier.

Billy Joe Emerson Grief Seminar

Monday, May 23, 2016 - A-State Fowler Center

Health In Our Hands - University Wellness Newsletter

Health In Our Hands

Sept 2015 - Knee Replacement Surgery

May 2015 - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Apr 2015 - Bicycle Safety

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