College for Women | Henrietta Schmoll School of Health
Are you interested in the field of nursing? At St. Kate’s, we’ve been providing comprehensive nursing instruction for over 80 years. When pursuing your nursing degree, you will learn alongside caring industry professionals and gain all the technical skills and experience necessary to succeed in the medical field.
Prepare to be a Highly-Regarded St. Kate's Nurse
St. Kate’s accredited nursing program is highly competitive and rigorous. As a nursing major at St. Kate’s, you will complete coursework in the following areas of study:
- nursing care of families
- healthcare teams
- biomedical ethics
- research methods
These courses, combined with hands-on, clinical experience, will provide you with the ability to address the complex needs of patients and work effectively within a healthcare system.
After completing the degree in nursing, you will be prepared to work in a variety of professional settings, including:
- long-term care facilities
- assisted-living facilities
- community agencies
- school systems
All nursing programs — baccalaureate, master’s, and doctor of nursing practice — are accredited by the Accreditation Commission on Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Important Essential Abilities
For successful admission and continuance in St. Catherine University’s pre-licensure nursing programs, a specific set of essential cognitive, sensory, communication, psychomotor, and behavioral/ emotional/spiritual health abilities are required to be performed with or without reasonable accommodations.