School of Nursing, Kinesiology, and Health Sciences

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Wright State University invites you to find your passion, find your people, find your mentor, and find your future. If your passion is helping others, the School of Nursing, Kinesiology, and Health Sciences will help you prepare for the journey from student to the health professions.

You can pursue bachelor’s degree programs in nursing, health and physical education, public health education, and sports science. Enhance your career opportunities by continuing on to earn a master’s degree in a related field.

Prepare for a career in the health professions—one that will influence positive change, both local and global.

Degrees and Programs



Wright State’s School of Nursing, Kinesiology, and Health Sciences ranked No. 3 among’s 10 Best Accredited Nursing Schools in Ohio for 2022, putting it ahead of schools such as Kent State University, Ohio University and Case Western Reserve University.


    Continuing Education

    Pursue continuing nursing education through this community nursing resource provided by The Center for Continuing Nursing and Health Education at Wright State.

    National Disaster Health

    Sign up for the National Disaster Health course to explore disaster management concepts, including an elective devoted to disaster preparedness.

    The Power of Nursing

    Join a community of nurses as you explore your work’s personal meaning and the healing professions’ foundational values during The Power of Nursing, an innovative discovery model course.

    Raider Active

    Raider Active is a program of sports skill classes offered by the department. The courses are available to all Wright State students regardless of major or skill ability. Classes include dance, fencing, hiking, scuba, swimming, tai chi, weight training, and yoga.

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