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Interested in a nursing major? 

MSU’s nursing curricula and learning opportunities facilitate professional growth for a highly qualified nursing workforce from entry into practice through professional development. 

Graduates with a nursing major are leaders in health care, prepared to anticipate and respond to the ever-changing needs of a global community and to make an important difference in health care outcomes.


Graduates with a nursing major are highly qualified, caring and professional nurses who work in a variety of settings to meet the health care needs of individuals, families and communities.

Alumni work at: 

  • Sparrow
  • Spectrum Health
  • Detroit Medical Center
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center 
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • William Beaumont Health System
  • Henry Ford Health System

Alumni work as: 

  • Hospice nurses
  • Intensive care nurses
  • Emergency care nurses
  • Adult acute care nurses
  • Pediatric nurses
  • Public health nurses
  • School nurses
  • Home care nurses

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