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We See You in Nursing

Earn your Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Norfolk State University and join one of the fastest-growing –– and most rewarding –– professions in the country. At NSU, you'll gain the knowledge, skills and experience you need to practice in a wide range of healthcare settings. You'll graduate prepared to make a difference in the lives of patients and their families, ready to play a vital role in the health of our communities. NSU's long history of excellence in nursing education reflects the highest standards of quality and teaching. Our technologically advanced facilities include state-of-the-art classrooms and one of Virginia's most progressive simulation labs, where you'll learn to "think like a nurse" in real-life situations.

Due to the recent university closings the application deadline set for Wednesday, October 5th is being extended to Friday, October 7, 2022

Welcome to the Norfolk State University Department of Nursing and Allied Health website. We are pleased that you are interested in the Nursing and Allied Health programs at NSU. At NSU, we are committed to “transforming lives and communities”. The Department of Nursing and Allied Health offers Baccalaureate degrees in Nursing and Health Services Management.

For almost 60 years the Department of Nursing and Allied Health has been educating students using programs that reflect high quality and standards.  We strive to educate health care professionals who are committed to providing safe, excellent, and culturally competent health care services.

Our core values, embraced by the faculty, staff, and students, include; competence, compassion, accountability, integrity, excellence, and teamwork.  At NSU you will recognize that we are student-centered and focused on “achieving with excellence”.  Again, welcome to our website. Please review the multiple programs we offer and feel free to contact us. For additional information, you may set up an appointment with our Admissions Coordinator.


  • Virginia Board of Nursing
    Perimeter Center
    9960 Mayland Dr, Suite 300
    Richmond, VA 23233-1463
    Phone: (804) 367-4515

    Program Status: Full Approval
  • The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc
    3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    Phone: (404) 975-5000

    Program Status: Accredited

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