The SU Department of Nursing offers bachelor's and master's degrees in
nursing, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP).
The baccalaureate and master's programs are approved by the Maryland Board
of Nursing, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and the
American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). These stamps of approval
are a validation of the quality of the curriculum, faculty and resources of
Salisbury University's Department of Nursing.
The department reaches
across and beyond the campus, participating in community service
projects such as the American Cancer Society Relay for Life. The
faculty lend their expertise to community health organizations and advisory
boards such as the Alzheimer's Association of the Eastern Shore, Coastal
Hospice, Planned Parenthood, the Chesapeake Bay Girl Scout Council, and the
Delaware and Maryland Boards of Nursing.
The faculty practice as well as preach scholarship in nursing, publishing
in such prestigious journals as Journal of Nursing Education, Western
Journal of Nursing Research, Holistic Nursing Practice, Computers in
Nursing, Journal of Gerontological Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing,
Journal of Professional Nursing, and Nurse Educator.
Graduate students at SU have also enjoyed success in
publishing their research and capstone projects in Journal of Hospice and
Palliative Nursing, Computers in Nursing, Journal of
Emergency Nursing, Journal of Case Management,
and Nurse Educator, and online
A Guide to Herbal Remedies.