School of Nursing

School of Nursing


The Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing (MMDSON) seeks to advance the art and science of nursing by conducting nursing research and providing nursing students with high quality education, by providing necessary tools and values that emphasize health promotion, prevention and treatment of underserved communities.  Our vision is to enable our graduates to increase access and provide evidence-based culturally sensitive care with dignity, respect and compassion to all individuals.

Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science Mervyn M. Dymally School of Nursing Entry Level Nursing Masters of Science Program and Family Nurse Practitioner Program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Inc. (ACEN).

3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326

The Nursing Entry Level Program in Nursing Program is approved by the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).

Board of Registered Nursing
1747 North Market Boulevard, Suite 150
Sacramento, CA 95834

The Senior Commission of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100
Alameda, Ca 94501

Graduates of the MS program with the FNP specialty are eligible to take a certification exam from either the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to earn the FNP-BC credential; or, take a certification exam through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) to earn the NP-C credential.