Augustana University is located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Their nursing program has been in existence for more than 70 years and they are a regional leader in nursing education. They offer a BSN program and an accelerated BSN program. They also offer training in parish nursing; a parish nurse is "...a licensed registered nurse who faciliates the holistic health of the congregation, thus reclaiming the healing ministry of the church. The parish nurse focuses on the spiritual, emotional, physical and social dimensions of people as they strive to achieve healing and wholeness." Augustana College also offers a nursing student exchange program in Norway.
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Sources: The State Board of Nursing from Each State, U.S. Department of Education: College Scorecard, U.S. Department of Education – OPE, National Center for Education Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics