Mizzou Nursing is Opening New Doors

A Note from our dean

Interim Dean Lori Popejoy


“During their time at the Sinclair School of Nursing, students will don black scrubs; an honor that allows them to participate in an immersive learning experience, collaborate with world-renowned faculty and engage in life-saving research. When they turn their tassel at commencement, they will join the ranks of Mizzou Made Nurses across the globe – carrying out our mission to advance health care for all people, the truest honor of all.”

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Dean Lori Popejoy

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Why Choose Mizzou Nursing


U.S. News & World Report ranked DNP nursing program #35 for best graduate programs in 2023.


In FY22 SSON faculty had interdisciplinary research collaborations with 19 different departments across MU campus.


The school’s placement rate for nursing graduates ranges from 98% to 100%.


16 SSON faculty members are Fellows in the American Academy of Nursing. Faculty also average 80 annual publications.


In 2016, the School received a grant for $19.8 million from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).


Highest number of graduates from our combined programs in the history of our school in 2021-2022 academic year.