Anderson University Proceeding with
School of Nursing Plans
Proposed program would not begin prior to 2012
With the approval by the South Carolina
Board of Nursing on Thursday, May 20th, of its nursing program feasibility
study, Anderson University is now engaged in the process of obtaining approval by
the Board to begin an undergraduate nursing program. The target date for
initiation of this program is 2012.
University will now conduct an evaluation phase to develop more specific
details of a potential program for review by the Board of Nursing. Those
processes must be satisfactorily completed before students can be recruited or
any possible time frame for the application process can be considered.
Anderson University is a comprehensive university affiliated
with the South Carolina Baptist Convention offering bachelors and masters
degrees. Anderson is ranked in the Top Tier (top 25) of colleges and
universities in the South, and
one of “77 Schools to Watch in America,” by U. S. News & World Report. Anderson has also been named one of “Americas
100 Best College Buys,” Located in The Upstate region of South Carolina near
the foothills of the Appalachians, Anderson University features a rigorous
education in a supportive Christian environment.