Contact Info

          Department of Nursing
          Human Services Building,
          Room 124
          215 Scotland Road
          Edinboro, PA 16444
          Phone: (814) 732-2900

          Amy McClune
          Department Chair
          Office: Human Services Building, Room 127
          Phone: (814) 732-2619 
          Email: 
          amcclune@edinboro.edu

          Nursing


          Edinboro's rigorous undergraduate and graduate degree programs taught by experienced nurses, a majority of whom hold terminal degrees, prepare students for demanding and rewarding careers in an array of healthcare settings. These programs are fully accredited programs and approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
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            The Department of Nursing prepares professional nurses at the baccalaureate, master's and doctoral levels to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, groups and communities. Through professional nursing courses and clinical learning experiences, students learn to treat human responses to health and illness through the application of scientific knowledge.

            A highly qualified faculty fosters personal development, critical thinking, ethical decision-making, the appreciation of values and cultures, the acquisition of domain-specific nursing knowledge, and socialization into the roles of the professional and advanced practice nurse. Graduates of the Department emerge ready to pass their licensure and certification examinations and to function as professional nurses in a variety of healthcare settings. The NCLEX-RN pass rate for May 2015 graduates was 97.44%.

            Mission Statement

            “The mission of the Department of Nursing is consistent with the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and Edinboro University focusing on student success to prepare the highest quality professional nurses to meet the local and global holistic healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities.”

            Accreditation Statement

            The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Edinboro University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.

            Comments Sought Ahead of DNP Accreditation Site Visit

            The Nursing Departments of Clarion University and Edinboro University will host an accreditation site visit by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) on Feb. 22-24, 2017, for the purpose of accrediting the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program offered by the two universities in consortium.

            As part of the process, community partners are invited to provide comments to CCNE regarding the DNP program. Comments received by CCNE are considered confidential and are only shared with the evaluation team.

            The deadline for written comments is Feb. 1, 2017. They can be submitted to:

            Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
            Attn:  Third-Party Comments
            Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
            1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 530
            Washington, DC 20036

            Comments may also be emailed to ThirdPartyComments@aacn.nche.edu

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            Majors & Programs

            Bachelor's
            Program
            Curriculum
            Course Sequence
            Description
            Nursing for First-Time Students
            Bachelor of Science Nursing
            Program Number: 0681
            Department: Nursing
            Description
            Nursing for first-time students (Limited to currently enrolled students)
            Bachelor of Science
            Program Number: 0676
            Department: Nursing
            Description
            Nursing RN to BSN
            Bachelor of Science Nursing
            Program Number: 0679
            Department: Nursing
            Description

             

            Graduate
            Program
            Curriculum
            Nursing Practice, Doctorate of
            Doctor of Nursing Practice
            Concentration Code: 9005
            Department: Nursing

            Description

            Nursing, Master of Science
            Master of Science in Nursing
            Concentration Code: 8402
            Department: Nursing

            Description

             

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