If you're considering an undergraduate or graduate Nursing degree,
joining Army ROTC can enhance your leadership skills and critical
thinking abilities while providing financial support to help make your
professional goals a reality.
Being a Nurse in the Army provides you with opportunities not
found in the civilian world. As an Army Nurse and Officer, you will
have the respect of your peers and coworkers, as well as opportunities
to train and serve in a variety of specialties.
Nursing scholarships will pay up to $20,000 per year for tuition. You
will also receive $450 per semester for books and the ROTC stipend. This
stipend is based on the education level:
- Freshman - $300/month
- Sophomore - $350/month
- Junior - $450/month
- Senior - $500/month
The scholarship will also pay for any required fees for the
This may include fees such as CPR certification, required
immunization, liability insurance and any others required. The
scholarship pays for your NCLEX study guide and the actual NCLEX itself.
Once you are a Registered Nurse, then you will attend the Nurse
Officer Basic Course where you will use what you have learned at Murray
State and apply it to a military hospital. There are many opportunities
to get into many different specialty areas as well.
For more information about Nursing scholarships, please contact
the Enrollment and Scholarship Officer at (270) 809-5061.
Army Nurse Corps MSU Nursing