Degree Description

Dual degree program

Dual Degree Nursing Program & Health Sciences

Nurses have been called the heart of the healthcare industry, and if that is where you want to be, then the Dual Degree Nursing Program is what you’re looking for. This cooperative program allows you to earn a health sciences degree from the Mount, and a nursing degree from our partnering institution. In just five short years you’ll earn two complementary degrees, which really expands your options after graduation!

Nursing at the Mount

Complementary major:

health sciences

Mount St. Mary’s currently has partnerships with University of Maryland School of Nursing (UMSON) and Shenandoah University (SU).

special programs – Dual Degree Nursing Program

Special programs are extended opportunities outside of the standard major coursework. These programs allow you to decide early on to focus in on a particular career or field you wish to pursue after graduation, you will then work with faculty advisors to prepare for the next steps toward that specialization while you are still earning your undergraduate degree.