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Welcome to the School of Nursing

Tina Martin 2023

Welcome to the University of Mississippi School of Nursing.

Our mission – To develop nursing leaders and improve health within and beyond Mississippi through excellence in education, research, practice and service - guides our actions as the School of Nursing at Mississippi's only academic health science center.

Regardless of the program you choose, you will find our School of Nursing excels in providing an interdisciplinary educational environment. Our focus – on education, practice, research and service – helps us provide unique and rich experiences. Our faculty – recognized experts, partnered with our staff – are dedicated to support student success and to prepare students to lead nursing practice in a constantly changing and challenging health-care field.

We consistently challenge ourselves and our students with initiatives that elevate health care for all Mississippians. The UMMC School of Nursing students and alumni are meeting the challenge now!

Join us and let’s work together for #ahealthierMississippi!

Tina Martin, PhD, RN, FNP-BC
Dean and Professor