Department of Nursing
P.O. Box 7751
Havre, MT 59501-7751
P.O. Box 1144
Lewistown, MT 59457
The Department of Nursing offers programs leading to the degrees of Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) and an RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN). LPN’s who qualify based on the admittance criteria can apply for advanced placement in the program. Courses are face-to-face or utilize distance education. Distance education is utilized 3 ways: completely online, hybrid (online and face-to-face) and with distance technologies. ASN courses are predominantly face-to-face and the RN-BSN classes are primarily online with clinical components in the the student's locale.
Students who have completed the RN (ASN) program successfully are eligible to sit for the NCLEX exam.
|NCLEX Pass Rate||2007||2008||2009||2010||2011||2012||2013||June 2014|
|MSU-Northern ASRN % Passing||83.33||94.44||88.37||87.00||76.56||85.51||70.40||92.68|
|National % Passing||85.47||86.70||88.42||87.40||86.99||89.32||83.04||83.84|
MSU-Northern Department of Nursing has conditional approval by the Montana State Board of Nursing and is fully accredited by the Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges. Our program is continuing accreditation with warning by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850 Atlanta, Georgia 30326 Phone: 404-975-5000 Fax: 404-975-5020