Betty M. Dean School of Nursing

The mission of the School of Nursing is to model the head, hands and heart of Jesus Christ dedicated to caring and world service.

Simpson University's Betty M. Dean School of Nursing offers students a quality Christian education embracing a faith-based nursing curriculum where caring is at the core of nursing.

Through innovative programs and personalized faculty attention, nursing students engage in challenging discussions, small classroom settings and invaluable hands-on experience in state-of-the-art simulation labs that enhance learning outcomes.

  • Pre-licensure Nursing (BSN)

    Simpson University offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing preparing entry-level professional nurses to effectively serve the health needs of the individual, community, society, and the world, integrating Christian caring into nursing practice.

    Upon completion, students will be eligible to take the NCLEX-RN state-licensing exam. Graduates are also eligible for the California Public Health Nurse (PHN) certificate upon passing NCLEX.

    NCLEX - Pass Rates for Simpson University

    Learn more about our four-year BSN program.

  • Post-Licensure Nursing (RN-BSN Track)

    Simpson University School of Nursing offers an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program (RN-BSN Track), which caters to working registered nurses (currently licensed in the U.S.) who want to develop professional skills.

    The degree expands the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of professional nursing, providing a meaningful understanding of healthcare’s rapidly changing environment.

    Learn more about our RN-BSN Track.

Science and Nursing Center

Simpson University’s Science and Nursing Center

The Science and Nursing Center is equipped with:

  • Two stories: one floor dedicated to science majors and one to nursing education
  • Four patient simulation zones
  • Two clinical skills labs
  • Specialized areas for physics, microbiology, genetics, chemistry, ecology and anatomy
  • General-purpose classrooms
  • Centralized faculty offices

Accreditation

WASC - Click here for information pertaining to our WASC accreditation

CCNE - Click here for information pertaining to our CCNE accreditation