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,
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.