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Department of Baccalaureate Nursing

BSN StudentThe Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program prepares a nurse generalist who is a leader in the promotion and maintenance of health and the improvement of health care outcomes across all settings at the local, state, national, and global levels.

The department offers to two tracks: A Generic Option designed for complete as part of a 4-year degree plan, and an Advanced Placement Option designed for registered nurses who are interested in advancing their careers.


Two Options:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Generic Option

The Baccalaureate Program in Nursing is designed to prepare a nurse generalist who exercises leadership in the prevention of illness and promotion of health as a member of the community and professional nursing and as an agent of change who helps to bring about modifications of nursing practice to meet emerging health needs.

BSN Program


Registered Nurse (RN) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Advanced Placement Option

If you are a Registered Nurse who is interested in advancing your education, expanding career options, and enhancing leadership and critical thinking skills, then our program is designed for you.

BSN Advanced Placement


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Accreditation Call for Comments

On February 24-26, 2020, The baccalaureate degree program in nursing (BSN), master's degree program in nursing (MSN), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program, and Post-Graduate APRN Certificate program at Mississippi University for Women will have an on-site accreditation review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). As part of this process written and signed third-party comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation will be accepted by CCNE until February 3, 2020.   This process provides an opportunity for program constituents and other interested parties to submit, in writing, comments concerning a program’s qualifications for accreditation.

We would like to encourage our communities of interest to use this opportunity to provide any feedback you have regarding the programs under review to CCNE. Your comments will be shared with the accreditation evaluation team. During the review of the programs, your comments will be considered by the team as they relate to compliance with accreditation standards. However, at no time during the review process are these comments shared with the programs, dean, or faculty. Communities of Interest include students, alumni, faculty and the practice community.
Written and signed comments maybe be sent to:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street NW
Suite 750
Washington DC 20001

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If you have any questions regarding this provision you may contact Dr. Daniel Michalski at dmichalski@ccneaccreditation.org. Information about CCNE can be found on their website at https://www.aacnnursing.org/CCNE. In addition, we will be glad to answer any questions that you have about this accreditation review process. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences may be contacted at 662-329-7299. Thank you for your interest in our programs, faculty, students, employers, and graduates.

Dept. of Baccalaureate Nursing

Dr. Maria Scott

Martin Hall
Phone: (662) 329-7301

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