Nursing Education
Degree Programs

» Associate Degree Nursing (ADN)

  • Alcorn State University (Natchez)
  • Coahoma Community College (Clarksdale)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (Wesson)
  • East Central Community College (Decatur)
  • East Mississippi Community College (Mayhew)
  • Hinds Community College (Jackson, Pearl, Vicksburg)
  • Holmes Community College (Grenada, Ridgeland)
  • Itawamba Community College (Tupelo)
  • Jones County Junior College (Ellisville)
  • Meridian Community College (Meridian)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (Moorhead)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (Gautier, Gulfport, Perkinston)
  • Mississippi University for Women (Columbus)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (Booneville)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (Senatobia)
  • Pearl River Community College (Poplarville)
  • Southwest Mississippi Community College (Summit)

» Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

  • Alcorn State University (Natchez)
  • Belhaven University (Jackson)
  • Delta State University (Cleveland)
  • Mississippi College (Clinton)
  • Mississippi University for Women (Columbus, Tupelo)
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson, Oxford)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, Gulfport)
  • William Carey University (Hattiesburg, Biloxi)

» Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

  • Alcorn State University (Natchez)
  • Delta State University (Cleveland)
  • Mississippi University for Women (Columbus)
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, Gulfport)
  • William Carey University (Hattiesburg, Biloxi)

» Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

  • Delta State University (Cleveland)
  • Mississippi University for Women (Columbus)
  • University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, Gulfport)

» Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (Ph.D.)

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center (Jackson)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (Hattiesburg, Gulfport)
  • William Carey University (Hattiesburg)

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (Board) is empowered by the State Legislature (Miss. Code [1991 Supp.] § 37-129-1, et seq.) and required to establish by rules and regulations and promulgate uniform standards for accreditation of Schools of Nursing in the State of Mississippi.