Nursing School in St. Louis, Missouri

Earn your BSN at the St. Louis Campus

Start Your Career at our Nursing Program in St. Louis

Chamberlain University's Original Campus Location, formerly known as Deaconness College of Nursing

At our St. Louis, Missouri, campus, you can take the first steps towards your nursing career with the CCNE accredited* Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program. 

At our accredited nursing school in St Louis, there are no wait lists—and no prerequisites! You can earn your BSN degree in just three years—a year faster than traditional bachelor nursing programs with summer breaks.

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Get started now – classes start Sept 02


Nursing Program in St. Louis: a Hands-On BSN

At Chamberlain’s nursing school in St. Louis, you get hands-on training in our on-site clinical setting and in our specialized SIMCARE CENTER™. As you train with classmates, faculty, mentors, and experienced registered nurses, you learn crucial skills in patient-care nursing. The SIMCARE CENTER™ features a wide variety of simulated care, and the center’s high-tech patient manikins help you develop expertise in diagnostic nursing. Patient simulators have bodily functions and show vital signs, and they demonstrate a wide range of symptoms. The SIMCARE CENTER™ gives you a safe health care setting where you can practice your nursing skills before moving on to living and breathing human patients in the clinicals portion of the Chamberlain St. Louis curriculum.


St. Louis Campus Contact Information

11830 Westline Industrial Drive
Suite 106
St. Louis, MO 63146

Toll Free 877.751.5783

Hours of Operation
Mon - Thurs: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Student Support FAQs

How do Chamberlain St. Louis students prepare for the NCLEX®?

As a BSN student in our St. Louis, Missouri, nursing program, you will have all the tools and resources you need to get ready for the NCLEX®. Assessments, extra help, simulations, and tutorials are readily accessible and proven effective. Passing the NCLEX® is one of the final hurdles to jump before becoming an RN.

What tutoring services are available at Chamberlain St. Louis?

Our BSN program in St. Louis, Missouri, has many tutoring and academic support services. The Center for Academic Success (CAS) at the St. Louis campus offers academic support, one-on-one time with tutors, additional study materials, workshops, and more.

Will I get hands-on experience?

Hands-on nursing experience is gained in both the Chamberlain SIMCARE CENTER ™ and on-site clinical settings, giving students the chance to work side-by-side with faculty, peers, and experienced professional nurses while refining their direct patient-care nursing skills.

Online general education and nursing courses may be offered within the BSN curriculum plan. In order to assist in successful completion of online coursework, an online readiness assessment is an integral part of the admission process. Based upon the outcome of the online readiness assessment, skill building activities may be required.

BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan

Entry-Level and Transfer Students

You can start immediately after high school or transfer college credits at our BSN program in St. Louis, Missouri

If you have an associate’s or a bachelor’s degree, or if you have some college credits, Chamberlain St. Louis will help you transfer relevant credits to accelerate earning your BSN degree. Your previous college work will help you fulfill credit needs, but there are no prerequisites for our BSN program in St. Louis, Missouri.

View admission requirements here.



If you are a licensed practical nurse (LPN) or a licensed vocational nurse (LVN), then you have a head start on your BSN degree at Chamberlain St. Louis.

  • A licensed LPN or LVN can get up to nine proficiency credits—after passing proficiency and skills validation tests—to put toward a 3-year BSN degree at our nursing college in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Straight out of High School

You can go to Chamberlain St. Louis after you graduate from high school—or after you pass the General Educational Development (GED®) test. Requirements include:

  • A high school diploma with a 2.75 grade point average or higher
  • Or a GED® test score of 551 if taken between 2002-2013, or a minimum score of 600 if taken in 2014 or after
  • If you take the Health Education Systems Incorporated (HESI) Admission Assessment (A2) Exam, you will need a minimum score of 73.


I have never gone to a school where it actually felt like
family. I want success with my peers, the faculty want
success from you. Just to have that community of
constant support makes it home. This is my home and I
love it here.
Heather Zayas

3-Year BSN

Accredited? Absolutely!

Learn more about our accredited nursing school in St. Louis, MO

Accredited Nursing Schools in St. Louis - Missouri Approvals

Chamberlain is certified to operate by the Missouri Department of Higher Education, 205 Jefferson St., PO Box 1469, Jefferson City, MO 65102-1469, 573-751-2361.

The St. Louis campus has full approval from the Missouri State Board of Nursing, 3605 Missouri Boulevard, Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656, 573-751-0681, to offer the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program.

St. Louis Campus FAQ

Will a degree in an unrelated field help me at Chamberlain St. Louis?

At the BSN program at Chamberlain St. Louis, you can transfer relevant credits from previous coursework—regardless of the field of study. Our St. Louis campus welcomes transfer students from all across the country and can help you earn your BSN even faster.

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Can I get a scholarship at Chamberlain?

Our student nurses at Chamberlain St. Louis have many scholarship opportunities from which to choose. Request more information to learn which financial aid options fit your situation best.

How many credit hours are required for the St. Louis BSN program?

The St. Louis BSN program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.

View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see what credits are required. 

How do I apply for admission to Chamberlain St. Louis?

Prospective St. Louis nursing students apply for admission by filling out an application and then interviewing with a Chamberlain St. Louis admissions representative. When all admission criteria are satisfied, applicants are told in writing of their admission status to a specific Chamberlain program and cycle. Learn more about Chamberlain University’s bachelor nursing program in St. Louis.