School of Nursing

September 16, 2015

The nursing program has received two new pediatric simulators, SimBaby and SimJunior.  The simulators was purchased from a grant from the Tennessee BlueCross BlueShield Foundation.

August 19, 2015

The nursing program received full approval by the Tennessee Board of Nursing at its August 6, 2015 meeting.

August 19, 2015

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Tusculum College is a new applicant pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. New applicant status is neither a status of accreditation nor a guarantee that accreditation will be granted.


August 14, 2015

The Nursing Program graduated its first class on May 9, 2015.  Twelve of the 14 graduates passed the licensing exam on their first attempt.  All fourteen students have accepted RN positions at our local hospitals.