US News & World Report ranked CSS as one of the 2017 Best Colleges for Veterans based on participation in federal initiatives helping veterans and active-duty service members pay for their degrees.
Veteran to B.S. in Nursing Recruiter
The Joining Forces program is a criteria-based early admission program available to military veteran nursing students at St. Scholastica. Learn more.
Fast Facts: Veteran to B.S. in Nursing program
The Veteran to B.S. in Nursing has several benefits for military nursing students:
Critical thinking, time management, leadership. These are a few of the many skills gained in the military that translate into a successful career in nursing.
The Veteran to B.S. in Nursing program is designed to ease the transition from the military to academia and civilian healthcare by providing customized support to promote veterans’ success.
The demand for registered nurses is rising rapidly.
With all you've done for our country, you shouldn't have to worry about paying for college. Here we will help you maximize your educational benefits through a number of programs including the Post-9/11 GI Bill® and Yellow Ribbon program. We also have generous financial aid packages and scholarships that make us even more affordable.
You learned a lot from your time in the military, now it's time you get credit for it. Our academic advisors will work with you to get every possible credit out of your military training and transcript and craft an academic plan that's unique for you.
Our Center for Equal Access will help you stick to this plan. In addition, our leave policy will let you take time for training and deployments and pick up right where you left off.
"Every college is different — some are more veteran-friendly than others. We're definitely good at CSS. They really go out of their way to help us here. It's a very military-friendly school. I feel lucky to be where I'm at."
– David Martin, ‘16