Pre-Nursing Program

​The nursing profession provides diverse, rewarding experiences. The demand for qualified professionals is great. Opportunities exist in the areas of geriatrics, pediatrics, cardiac care, surgical care, intensive care, mental health care, community health care, and emergency care. Positions are available in hospitals, clinics, physician’s offices, schools, public health centers, convalescence homes, and rehabilitation centers. Self-employment opportunities are increasing, and additional opportunities exist as staff nurses, educators, administrators, supervisors, and researchers.

UW-Stevens Point offers the pre-nursing course of study in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield.Students spend 3-5 semesters at UW-Stevens Point completing the prerequisites for the nursing courses and the general education requirements for UW-Eau Claire. Upon acceptance to the UW-Eau Claire School of Nursing, students complete the nursing courses through UW-Eau Claire at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield. Upon successful completion of requirements, UW-Eau Claire awards the BSN.

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