The College of St. Scholastica

Duluth, MN

The College of St. Scholastica

Duluth, MN

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A leader in health care education innovation

The College of St. Scholastica is a respected leader in nursing and health care, with a 45,000-sq. ft. state-of-the-art Heath Science Center.

Our School of Nursing is one of the largest in the state of Minnesota, with about 1,000 students enrolled each year in our nationally recognized programs. St. Scholastica offers three bachelor’s degree offerings: traditional undergraduate, postbaccalaureate, and RN-to-BS online. We also offer a BS-to-DNP degree, with specialties in Adult/Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult/Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, and a post-master’s DNP. Our Veteran-to-BS in Nursing program is specially geared toward helping military veterans pursue a nursing career. The program features small cohorts and clinical experiences as well as advisement and support from military veteran faculty members.

The School of Health Sciences includes programs geared toward producing real-world practitioners: Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology, Health Informatics & Information Management, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, and Social Work. The School of Sciences offers programs in Biology, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Gerontology, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Pre-health Professions, and Psychology & Sociology. St. Scholastica emphasizes student-faculty research with close mentoring from professors and industry-leading professionals.

ACCOLADES

 

Recognized as one of the top nursing schools in the Plains region and the country | Nursing Schools Almanac

 

Nursing program awarded three federal grants: Rural Academic Practice Partnership for Northeastern Minnesota, Implementation of a Nursing Veterans’ Initiative to Transform Education, and Rural Registered Nurses in Primary Care

Experienced Faculty

Faculty members in each of the professional departments are not only academically prepared to teach but also have significant professional practice experience. This combination of professional experience and academic preparation allows faculty to offer students rigorous academic content as well as an understanding of the application of this content in the context of real-world professional practice.

An Inside Look

What students are saying about us...

  • “I've appreciated the clinical setting when we're applying knowledge. It really helps to have those ‘aha’ moments where things click and you start to see how much you've learned.”

    • Josh ’17