SBU seeks public comment on new academic program in Salem

SALEM, Mo. — Mercy College of Nursing & Health Sciences of Southwest Baptist University is seeking comments from the public about expansion of the Bridge-RN program at the University’s Salem campus. The Missouri State Board of Nursing will conduct a site visit April 28, 2017.

The program is named the Dr. Tracy and Debbie Dobbs Department of Nursing of Mercy College of Nursing and Health Sciences/Southwest Baptist University LPN/Paramedic Bridge – RN Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) Program, and is contingent upon board approval.

The public is invited to submit written, signed comments regarding the college by March 30. Comments may be sent to: Bibi Schultz, RN, MSN, CNE, Education Administrator, Missouri State Board of Nursing, 3605 Missouri Blvd., Jefferson City, MO 65102.