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Gain the technical skills and experience you need to be successful in an environment that embraces multicultural and social justice perspectives on health and healing. Whether you’re just getting started or continuing your education, St. Kate’s undergraduate and graduate programs offer something for everyone.

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Educating Leaders in Nursing

Our nationally-recognized nursing faculty are dedicated to holistic learning and committed to excellence and service. Through the Institute of Simulation and Interprofessional Learning (I-SAIL), we empower our students to succeed with a combination of contemporary nursing knowledge, interdisciplinary collaboration, and state-of-the-art simulation technology. Our strong relationships with the community and partnerships with health organizations provide graduates with opportunities to lead and influence in nursing and healthcare.

Important Essential Abilities
For successful admission and continuance in St. Catherine University’s pre-licensure nursing programs, a specific set of essential cognitive, sensory, communication, psychomotor, and behavioral/ emotional/spiritual health abilities are required to be performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

Read the full requirements

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The BDP, MDP, and DDP nursing programs at St. Catherine University, located in St. Paul, Minnesota are accredited by the:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the baccalaureate nursing program is continuing accreditation.

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the master's and clinical doctorate nursing programs is continuing accreditation with conditions.

View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at

Learn more about accreditation and outcomes here.