Nursing at Aquinas College
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Direct Admit Program

With the direct admit program, you are assured your spot in the University of Detroit Mercy (Detroit Mercy) Nursing Program right out of high school rather than waiting two years to compete for a spot at another institution.
  • 100%
    AQ/Detroit Mercy nursing graduates have a 100% job placement rate or are attending a top graduate program within 6 months of graduation.
  • 95%
    Recent AQ/Detroit Mercy nursing graduates NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) pass rate.
  • 3.1 Million
    Nursing is the nation's largest healthcare profession, with more than 3.1 million registered nurses nationwide.
I am in my last semester of nursing school. As I apply for jobs and look to the future, I am confident I have been equipped with the skills and knowledge to be a great nurse, thanks to [Detroit Mercy] and Aquinas!
Elizabeth Hathaway '18
The professors sincerely give you the time and attention needed for you to become a confident and well rounded nurse. They want you to succeed just as much as you do.
Peter Assenmacher '19

New Wing of the Albertus Magnus Hall of Science Now Open

The 2019 academic year kicked off with a frenzy of excitement over the newly opened science wing of the Albertus Magnus Hall of Science at Aquinas College. The new wing, named after Sister Mary Aquinas Weber, O.P., features new research and teaching laboratories, a green roof, a spacious lecture hall, and a three-story glass atrium collaboration and study space which connects the exterior world to researchers, instructors and students working within the new facility. >Read More

Please note: Students studying nursing at Aquinas are not eligible for athletics.