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Office of Admissions Hosts Nursing Encounter Day - 11/9/2012

On Friday, November 9, the Office of Admission will host Nursing Encounter Day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. High school students who are interested in becoming a nurse will have an opportunity to tour campus, meet the admission staff, nursing faculty, and students, and get a hands-on experience in our nursing labs. More than 40 students and their parents are expected to attend the event.

Marian University School of Nursing students “Nursing Encounter Day provides an opportunity for the high school students to become acquainted with the rich learning experiences offered at Marian University, the friendliness of the students, faculty, and staff.  The most memorable experience for the students who want to be a nurse is the opportunity to participate in the activities nurses perform in practice,” explains Anita Siccardi, dean of the School of Nursing.

For high school students interested in Marian University and the School of Nursing, another Nursing Encounter Day is scheduled for Friday, April 12, 2013.To register for Nursing Encounter Day or a campus visit, sign up on our web site or contact our campus guest coordinator at or 800.772.7264.
About Marian University School of Nursing
The Marian University School of Nursing offers several undergraduate programs that lead to a bachelor of science degree in nursing (BSN). Our BSN programs provide a strong educational framework for students interested in a career in nursing, and for registered nurses with an associate degree who wish to pursue a BSN. Our traditional undergraduate program prepares nurses who are educated in the liberal arts and clinically competent. Graduates of the Marian University School of Nursing are well equipped to play a strong role in the future of health care. For more information about the Marian University School of Nursing, please call 317.955.6155.
Programs for St.Vincent Health

In addition, the School of Nursing offers a flexible accelerated online educational program in affiliation with St.Vincent Health in Indiana. The accelerated BSN for St.Vincent Health allows students with a previous baccalaureate degree to earn a BSN in as little as 16 months, using a blend of online and on-site experiences. This program is exclusively offered with St.Vincent Health, and is innovative and unique to the area. For more information, call toll-free 888.682.2761.