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Truman State University Nursing Students Association
The Truman State University Nursing Students Association (NSA) is chartered as the official organization for nursing majors and is affiliated with the Missouri Nursing Students Association (MONSA) and National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). The Missouri Nurses Association and the Missouri League for Nursing provide professional consultation to the state organization.
The primary purpose of NSA is to promote socialization into the nursing profession through education, leadership and service. The organization provides the opportunity for development of collegial and mentoring relationships among nursing students of all levels.
NSA has been active on the Truman State University campus since 1961. The organization supports professional development by bringing in speakers that offer education related to future careers. NSA is involved in community and service projects such as Health Awareness Week on the Truman campus.