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College of Nursing

  USA College of Nursing
Dr. Rosemary Rhodes
Director of Graduate Studies
HAHN 3079
Phone: (251) 445-9409
Fax: (251) 445-9416
E-mail: rrhodes@southalabama.edu
Master of Science in Nursing

The Master of Science in Nursing program prepares graduates for advanced nursing practice and doctoral study.  Graduates of the program are able to synthesize and apply advanced knowledge, theories, and research to a specialized area of nursing practice and function as leaders in practice and to contribute to the advancement of the profession.  The Master of Science in Nursing program is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. 

The MSN program is innovative and flexible. The College offers 13 specialty tracks (Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Gero-Psych Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner, Child Health Nurse Practitioner, Executive Administration, Nursing Education, Clinical Nurse Leader, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Emergency Nurse Practitioner, and Public Health Nursing Administration ). Most programs are completely online.  Check College of Nursing web page for more details on specific tracks.


The MSN program also has a special RN to MSN track for RNs with a bachelor's degree and tracks for BSN nurse practitioners, and for post-master's students who wish to retool.

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The University of South Alabama provides equal educational opportunities to and is open and accessible to all qualified students without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, sex, or qualified handicap/disability, with respect to all of its programs and activities.


Annual Security and Fire Safety Report


The University of South Alabama publishes certain crime statistics each year as required by the Jeanne Clery Act. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the school. The policy statements address the school's policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security. Three years' worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings and property owned or controlled by the school and on public property immediately adjacent to the campus. This report, along with more information, is available online at: http://www.southalabama.edu/departments/police/resources/fireandsafetyreport.pdf. You may also request a paper copy from the University Police office located at 290 Stadium Blvd.


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