St. Cloud School of Nursing Campus

226 Park Avenue South, St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301
320-251-5600

Welcome to the St. Cloud School of Nursing!

St. Cloud is a major center for healthcare and nursing in Minnesota. At Rasmussen University, we have been educating Minnesotans for over 120 years, and we are proud to continue fostering the careers of great nursing talent in today's healthcare landscape.

Prepare to become an experienced, knowledgeable nurse in one of our St. Cloud programs. You'll have access to a wide range of programs with online and on-campus classes, clinical lab and simulation experiences, and hands-on training at healthcare facilities.

As the #1 educator of Associate's degree in Nursing (ADN) graduates in the country2 as well as the #1 educator of Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) and Registered Nurses (RNs) in Minnesota in 2020, we are here to help you succeed.17

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St. Cloud School of Nursing

Address
226 Park Avenue South
St. Cloud, Minnesota 56301

Phone
320-251-5600

Fax
320-251-3702

Hours
M–TH: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
F: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
SA: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
SU: Closed

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St. Cloud School of Nursing Campus

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Your Future as a Nurse in Minnesota

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    Ready to advance your nursing skills or join the frontlines as a nurse in St. Cloud?

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$86,8303 Mean annual wage of RNs in St. Cloud (2020)

$47,2903 Mean annual wage of LPNs in St. Cloud (2020)

+4,9004 Projected annual job openings for RNs in Minnesota (2018–2028)

^12%4 Projected RN job growth in Minnesota (2018–2028)

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Wondering about your prospects as a nurse in St. Cloud? The North Star State was ranked the second best U.S. state to work as a nurse, according to Wallethub. Take a look at just a few of the appealing aspects of becoming a nurse in Minnesota.

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Nursing Programs at Our St. Cloud Campus

We have a variety of nursing options at our St. Cloud campus, from the PN/LPN Diploma to ADN/RN, RN to BSN, MSN and DNP degrees.

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  • Practical Nursing - Diploma
    • St. Cloud on-campus and online classes
    • Field experience
    • Self-directed assessments (optional)

    Our Practical Nursing program can help you take the first step toward becoming a nurse and prepare for an in-demand role as an LPN. You’ll get set for the NCLEX-PN®5 exam in a smaller class size with a bigger support system. Develop real-world skills while you earn your degree and seek LPN licensure.

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  • Professional Nursing - Associate's Degree (ADN/RN)
    • St. Cloud on-campus and online classes
    • Field experience
    • Self-directed assessments (optional)

    For students just entering the field or advancing from an LPN to an RN. This program prepares you to sit for the NCLEX-RN®6 exam and to be a registered nurse (RN). You’ll receive immersive, hands-on training in a range of clinical settings. Getting started starts right here.

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  • RN to BSN - Bachelor's Degree
    • Online classes
    • Practicum experience in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    Perhaps you are already a licensed RN, one who wants to continue onward and upward. You can broaden your skills with a BSN degree built around strategic leadership and practices. It’s a program that fits flexibly into your busy lifestyle. And it positions you to seek leadership roles at your next level.

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  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) - Master's Degree
    • Online classes
    • Practicum experiences in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    For nurses ready to seek leadership roles. You’ll prepare to lead, take on more responsibility and seek new career growth. Our MSN program features three specializations: Nursing Leadership and Administration, Nursing Education, and Healthcare Technology, Simulation and Informatics. Through online learning and in-person practicum experiences, you’ll hone your skills at a higher level.

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  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Online classes
    • Practice experiences in your local community
    • Campus support and resources (optional)

    For nurses called to lead at the highest levels in healthcare and public health and policy. You’ll be guided by distinguished nurse faculty who are invested in your success and your future as a leader. Choose from two specializations: Executive Leadership or Public Health and Policy.

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Nursing Information Sessions at the St. Cloud Campus

Still have questions about Nursing programs at the St. Cloud campus? Join us for an upcoming nursing information session on campus or online. There’s nothing like a firsthand view to see what separates Rasmussen University from other Nursing schools. Our admissions advisors are ready to answer your questions and help make your admissions process smooth.

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  1. 13.1% of successful NCLEX-PN® attempts in MN in 2020 were from Rasmussen University graduates.
  2. According to Associate Degree Registered Nurse conferrals from 2016–2019 as reported in IPEDS.
  3. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data accessed July 27, 2021] https://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes_41060.htm. BLS salary data represents averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions may vary.
  4. Labor Market Employment Outlook Statistics reported through CareerOneStop, [employment information accessed July 27, 2021] https://www.careeronestop.org/Toolkit/StateAndLocal/ProjectedEmployment.aspx?soccode= 291141&location=mn.. Projected Annual Job Openings in Minnesota for the occupation listed refers to the average annual job openings due to growth and net replacement.
  5. NCLEX-PN is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
  6. NCLEX-RN is a registered trademark of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.
  7. 25.5% of successful NCLEX-RN® attempts in MN in 2020 were from Rasmussen University graduates.
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