College of Nursing and Health Professions
The College of Nursing and Health Professions offers students a wide variety of nationally accredited degree programs in the health care field. With state-of-the-art technology, hands-on learning opportunities and highly dedicated faculty, McNeese nursing students are prepared to provide excellent care to their communities.
Career in Demand
The healthcare field is consistently ranked as one of the highest growing areas of need as the demographics for the elderly continue to increase. Regardless of the field you choose, you have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others.
- The McNeese Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing has received 2 consecutive Key Awards.
- Lindsey Bufford and Lauren Courville who are recent McNeese nurse practitioner graduates received the Nightingale Community Service Award from Louisiana State Nurses Association for their leadership during Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
- Nurse practitioner graduates pass rate on the national credentialing exam is consistently 95% or better since 2014.