Strengthening the next generation of healthcare leaders

Areas of Study

Begin your journey toward a bachelor’s degree in nursing at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College in Indiana. Rooted in the strong foundation of liberal arts, science and Catholic education, SMWC gives you the knowledge, skills and training to aspire higher in your nursing career.

The SMWC difference

Discover why nursing at SMWC is right for you.


Take the next step

When a leadership opportunity presents itself, you need to be ready. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program will help you get there.

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“I love the nursing program. My favorite part about it is how close we all are. I can go talk to my professors whenever I need to. They are so willing to give a helping hand,”

– Shannon, nursing student.

As a Catholic college, The Woods is rooted in the values of social justice and caring. A unique emphasis in the nursing program is healthcare policy analysis. This reflects our value of social justice, which promotes access, resources and quality healthcare for all populations.

The SMWC nursing program is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Nursing, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and the regional Higher Learning Commission.