Summer camp students practicing nursing skills.

Nursing Summer Camp

June 5-7, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Open to rising juniors, seniors and current seniors (2023) who are considering a career as a registered nurse.

  • Active engagement and hands-on learning with Milligan nursing faculty
  • Develop skills used by registered nurses every day to care for patients

Participants will:

  • Learn how to assess vital signs, start IVs, give injections, and more
  • Gain knowledge to serve as a healthy lifestyle advocate for family and friends
  • Tour area health care agencies
  • Earn CPR certification
  • Discover employment and advanced degree opportunities in nursing
  • Learn why Milligan nursing grads are highly recruited by employers

Participants will receive:

  • Milligan University Nursing messenger bag and lab equipment
  • Stethoscope
  • Milligan University Nursing t-shirt



Registration is open to rising juniors, seniors and current seniors (Class of 2023). Register by May 15 for a discount!

  • $175 before May 15
  • $225 after May 15

NOTE: DAY CAMP only. Lunch is included but no overnight housing or evening programming is provided.

  1. REGISTER online
  2. PAYMENT: Submit your payment to Milligan within 10 days of your confirmation email.
    PAY ONLINE or send payment to: Milligan Summer Camps, PO Box 210, Milligan, TN 37682
  3. MEDICAL FORM: Complete your medical form ASAP

Questions? Email


Camp students may be identified or photographed for publication, broadcast, transmission and/or electronic display by the news media or University public relations officials. Unless a written statement to the contrary is filed with the Office of Summer Programs ( PRIOR to the start of camp, camp students waive their model rights to be photographed for the University’s print and online publications without prior notice.


Melinda Collins
Ballad Chair of Nursing; Director of Nursing; Associate Dean of the School of Sciences and Allied Health; Professor of Nursing

Aimee Depriest
Associate Professor of Nursing

Shonna Lane
Associate Professor of Nursing

Beverly Brown
Assistant Professor of Nursing

Lindsey Rufenacht
Instructor of Nursing

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