Welcome to the Department of Nursing

Thank you for your interest in Chicago State University’s Nursing Program. Our faculty includes skilled clinicians and advanced practice nurses as well as outstanding nurse educators who help to prepare, nurture and develop future nurse leaders who will influence the delivery of health care. The faculty has designed a rigorous curriculum with innovative classrooms, simulated/real life clinical experiences and community based experiences to meet the health care needs of a sustainable workforce.  

The Department of Nursing represents a strong and extraordinary community of excellent students, well-prepared faculty and dedicated staff all who are committed to addressing the many significant challenges associated with health care. I invite you to browse through our web site, to get acquainted with the many facets of the Nursing Program here at Chicago State University.

We hope to assist you in achieving your educational and professional goals with a career in nursing best wishes as you begin your educational journey!

Sincerely,

Dr. Tyra L. Dean-Ousley, EdD, APRN, FNP-BC

Chairperson, Department of Nursing

Business and Health Sciences Building

Office: (773) 995-3926

Fax: (773) 821-2438