Nursing Major @ Gustavus

Students should consult with the Nursing Department Chair or the Administrative Assistant as soon as possible to express an interest in the completion of a nursing major. Enrollment in the program is limited and admission is competitive; therefore, early consultation, preferably in the first year, is recommended.

Nursing Administrative Assistant: Lisa Koppelman 
Phone: 507-933-7123 

Nursing Department Chair: Heidi Meyer 
Phone: 507-933-6094 

For more information about the Gustavus Nursing Program and admission requirements, please visit our website: 

Gustavus Nursing Program 

Certified Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant Training and Test Sites (search by city) MN Department of Health

American Red Cross courses: Nurse Assistant Training, Basic Life Support (BLS) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

American Heart Association: CPR & First Aid courses

NP Nurse Practioner programs

Nursing degree AFTER Gustavus

Career Development

  • Career specialist
  • Handshake is the Gustavus Career Development system where you will find complete details on all upcoming workshops, events, fairs, job & internship postings and on-campus recruiting.

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