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Department of Nursing

University of Central Missouri
University Health Center 106
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.543.4775

About Us

Undergraduate Program

UCM’s nursing program is unique in offering both urban and rural clinical nursing experience. One year of rural clinical nursing practice is followed by a year of urban clinical nursing practice and coursework at Central Summit Center.

The baccalaureate and master's program at the University of Central Missouri is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, (202)887-6791. The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) is an autonomous accrediting agency, contributing to the improvement of the public's health. CCNE ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate and graduate education programs preparing effective nurses. The website locates at


Nurses are in critical demand and UCM's Department of Nursing graduates have achieved a 100% employment placement rate. There is a critical demand for nurses. Career opportunities are expected to grow by 21% in the next 10 years. Earnings are above average when compared to other professions. Flexible schedules are worldwide. Thus a nursing career is financially and psychologically rewarding.

Career opportunities are varied. Pick your desired career in nursing whether its pediatrics, neonatal, surgery, traveling nursing, etc. Nursing provides options to develop expertise and advancement.

Each day brings diverse opportunities to use intellect, skill, and compassion.

Online RN-BSN Option

Accessible, affordable, and accredited.

Online Graduate Program

Distance learning opportunities abound...

Quality reputation for educating nurses to become nurse educators at a time of national shortage.


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