The Joining Forces program is a criteria-based early admission program available to military veteran nursing students at St. Scholastica.
U.S. News & World Report ranked CSS as one of the 2019 Best Colleges for Veterans based on participation in federal initiatives helping veterans and active-duty service members pay for their degrees.
Fast Facts: Veteran to B.S. in Nursing program
The Veteran to B.S. in Nursing has several benefits for military nursing students:
Critical thinking, time management, leadership. These are a few of the many skills gained in the military that translate into a successful career in nursing.
The Veteran to B.S. in Nursing program is designed to build community among veteran nursing students and acknowledge the skills gained in the military.
The demand for registered nurses is rising rapidly.
The College of St. Scholastica is committed to making college affordable for members of our nation's military. We also have generous financial aid packages and scholarships that make us even more affordable.
You learned a lot from your time in the military, now it's time you get credit for it. Our academic advisors will work with you to get every possible credit out of your military training and transcript and craft an academic plan that's unique for you.
Our Center for Equal Access will help you stick to this plan. In addition, our leave policy will let you take time for training and deployments and pick up right where you left off.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at The College of St. Scholastica are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.