POSTED: Monday, March 5, 2012 - 11:00pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 10:31am
BATON ROUGE,LA (NBC33) — Southern University School of Nursing named the "Nursing School of the Year" award.
It's the second time in three years the school earned the Louisiana Nurses Association and Louisiana Nursing Foundations highest honor.
The school prides itself its diverse enrollment. The nursing school also continues to rank as one of the top 10 producers of African-American nurses in the nation.
Up next, the S.U. Nursing school plans on adding two new programs.
They are the Doctorate in Nursing Practice; and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing for Registered Nurses who have an Associate Degree in Nursing.