Nursing Department at Columbia College

The Columbia College Nursing Department improves lives by providing a quality, innovative nursing education to both new students and working adults. Graduates are prepared to achieve their potential as nurses and be leaders in the field.

 
 
 
 
 

Programs and experiences we offer

The Nursing Department serves students across the spectrum, from beginners going into the field to working RNs. Students benefit from experienced faculty members and real-world simulation labs.

Associate degrees

In-seat program for those ready to pursue a satisfying career in nursing.

Bachelor's degrees

Prepare for a nursing career with leadership opportunities.

Certificate

Our online program prepares working nurses for management and advanced roles.

Take the Test of Essential Academic Skills

Students will need to achieve a competitive score on the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS®) in order to proceed into the Nursing Sequence. Columbia College administers the TEAS® throughout the year at both the Columbia and Lake of the Ozarks locations.

Get to know the department better

 

Nursing Program Fall 2021 Presentation November 29, 2021, 10 a.m.

You are cordially invited to the Columbia College Presentation of the Nursing Programs via Zoom invitation. The presentation will be given by the Director and Department Chair of Nursing Dr. Corrine Floyd and will include information about the ASN and BSN program, as well as information on applying, admission, and other supporting information for your consideration. The presentation will last about an hour depending on the discussion after. Register to attend the event! After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Register in advance

A look at the Columbia College nursing program

"Columbia College’s nursing program has evolved in remarkable fashion over the past four years. One might say the program is awash in success with a state-of-the art facility, cutting-edge technology and perfect pass rates on the NCLEX exam. And while the program is enjoying a great run, it has faced some challenges along the way."

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