Excellence in Nursing Education since 1901

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Meet the Dean

“Welcome back to campus! At the start of a new academic year, the faculty and staff of Sinclair School of Nursing welcome you in-person or virtually depending on your degree track. We take great pride in educating nurses who graduate poised to make a difference in the health and well-being of people. You are joining or expanding your horizons in one of society’s most noble professions. Have a great and healthy fall!”

- Dean Sarah Thompson

Meet our Students

Why I Picked the Sinclair School of Nursing Over Other Programs? “Mizzou’s campus was my favorite and they have an amazing nursing program."

- Delaney Bollinger, Peoria, IL

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News and Updates

Mizzou Alumni Association names 2021 Faculty Alumni Award winners

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MU study examines benefits, challenges of telehealth in nursing homes during pandemic

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Anne Njoku Receives National Award

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Building Updates


The new Sinclair School of Nursing (SSON) facility, which is expected to be completed by spring 2022. is a 64,585-square-foot, $30 million state-of-the-art facility equipped with simulation center, staging rooms to mimic hospital settings, common spaces, offices and a lounge. The new facility will help bridge the academic partnership between our nursing students MU Health Care.

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Upcoming Events

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Why You Should Choose Us


The NCLEX pass rate is 97.8 percent for first-time test takers, exceeding the national rate of 87 percent.


Certification pass rates for Family Nurse Practitioner and Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist graduates is 100 percent.


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


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

$19.8 Million

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).

Top 50

2021, U.S. News & World Report ranked best DNP nursing program.