List of Accredited Nursing Schools in Maine

There are 16 schools at Maine State that offer excellent and accredited undergraduate programs while six offer graduate degrees. Maine state board of nursing is mandated to protect the public health and welfare in the area of nursing practice. Some of the nursing schools that the board has approved for an associate degree in nursing are Central Maine Community College, Maine College of Health Professions, Valley Community College, Southern Maine Community College and the University of Maine. For a BACCALAUREATE DEGREE, you can join schools approved by the board like Husson College/E.M.M.C, St. Joseph’s College, Kaplan University. The University of Maine. The University of Maine at Fort Kent, the University of New England and the University of Southern Maine.

For a prospective student, institutions like the University of Southern Maine provide an excellent faculty and programs that involve a distinctive and productive community partnerships. This University is strategically located in southern part of Maine State. Through scholarships and community services that require a combination of professionalism, the University offers a diverse and rich educational curriculum in different fields of nursing career. The master’s programs and baccalaureate at the University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One DuPont Circle. Located in the state’s largest metropolitan region, the Southern Maine University offers an ample and comfy learning environment. Other universities in the state like Husson universities offer various degree and nursing certificates like bachelor of science in nursing degree, nursing education that involves a Master of Science in Nursing for learners who hold a B.S.N. Post Master’s Certificate for students who hold and M.S.N. the university also offers a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner CAS.

Featured Nursing Programs

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Programs:

  • MS in Nursing
  • Master of Science - DNP Path (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
  • Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner
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Programs:

  • Doctor of Education - Nursing Education

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Programs:

  • Master of Science in Nursing
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Programs:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

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Programs:

  • MSN Clinical Nurse Educator
  • RN to BSN (licensed RNs only)
  • RN to MSN in Clinical Nurse Educator
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Board of Nursing Approved Nursing Schools

Husson College School of Nursing
Location: Bangor, Maine
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded In: 1898
Accreditation Body: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Website: http://www.husson.edu

Saint Joseph’s College School of Nursing
Location: Standish, Maine
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded In: 1912
Accreditation Body: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Website: http://www.sjcme.edu

University of Maine School of Nursing
Location: Orono, Maine
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded In: 1865
Accreditation Body: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Website: http://www.umaine.edu

University of Maine Fort Kent School of Nursing
Location: Fort Kent, Maine
Programs: BSN
Founded In: 1878
Accreditation Body: Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
Website: http://www.umfk.maine.edu

University of New England School of Nursing
Location: Biddeford, Maine
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded In: 1831
Accreditation Body: Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Website: http://www.une.edu

University of Southern Maine School of Nursing
Location: Portland, Maine
Programs: BSN, MSN
Founded In: 1878
Accreditation Body: Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing (ACEN)
Website: http://www.usm.maine.edu

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