Robert E. Smith School of Nursing

Robert E. Smith School of Nursing

Vicki Bingham, Dean

Welcome to the home page of the Robert E. Smith School of Nursing! We are delighted that you chose to visit our school of nursing website. As you explore the pages of this website, you will discover that we offer education opportunities for those individuals who want to become a nurse and those who are already a nurse and want to advance their career.

The nursing faculty members hold expertise in various nursing specialties and are committed to providing a high-quality education in the classroom, online, and clinical environment. In addition to participating in clinical practice at many of the surrounding healthcare agencies, faculty members integrate simulation into the teaching/learning process to explain nursing concepts and care for diverse individuals and populations. Our team of both faculty and staff members work to ensure our students are prepared to take the licensure and certification exams and meet employment needs of healthcare agencies throughout the communities.

We encourage you to visit our campus and schedule a tour of the Robert E. Smith School of Nursing by contacting us or the Delta State University Admission’s office. We look forward to helping you achieve your career goals.

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The Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing/Master Degree in Nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice and/or post-graduate APRN certificate at Delta State University  are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

The Delta State University Robert E. Smith School of Nursing is scheduled for an accreditation review by the Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), and the Post-Master’s Family Nursing Practitioner (FNP) Certificate programs. As part of this review, CCNE invites written third-party comments concerning the program’s qualifications for accreditation status. All third-party comments must be in English and received by February 10, 2020.

If you would like to submit a third-party comment for the Programs, please submit to:

Or, if you prefer, mail comments to:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
655 K Street NW
Suite 750
Washington DC 20001


Department Chair

Dr. Shelby Polk
P: 662-846-4255
F: 662-846-4271

Address and Mailing

Robert E. Smith School of Nursing
DSU Box 3343 Nursing 137
Cleveland, MS 38733

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