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Nursing Major

Please note: 

If you choose to stay at Cabrini during the 2023/24 school year, the Nursing program will not be accredited when Cabrini closes in May, 2024. No Nursing courses will be offered this academic year, 2023/24.   

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program fosters confident, collaborative leaders prepared to work in complex healthcare environments.

In their first year, Cabrini Nursing majors will take discipline-specific courses to gain immediate insight into the theories and concepts essential to nursing practice, professionalism, and their roles as members of interprofessional healthcare teams.

Cabrini’s coursework will include on-campus clinical simulations, as well as off-campus clinical experiences, to provide students experiential learning opportunities that develop sound clinical judgment skills.

The program will prepare graduates to pass the NCLEX-RN examination, which is required of all registered nurses.

The Nursing curriculum includes:

  • NUR 101, 102, 201, 202 - Nursing Seminar I, II, III, IV
  • NUR 301 – Planning Care and Decision-Making in Nursing
  • NUR 302 – Clinical Judgement, Quality, and Safety in Nursing
  • NUR 305 – Health Assessment
  • NUR 311, 312 – Pathophysiology and Pharmacology I, II
  • NUR 313 – Foundational Nursing Practice
  • NUR 314 – Nursing Care of Diverse Populations 
  • NUR 320 – Nursing Care of Dynamic and Vulnerable Populations 
  • NUR 401 – Scholarly Inquiry and Evidenced-Based Practice
  • NUR 402 – Fostering a Healthy and Effective Nursing Workforce
  • NUR 411 – Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • NUR 413 – Nursing Care of Patients with Complex Health Problems
  • NUR 415 – Nursing Care of Infants, Children, and Adolescents
  • NUR 420 – Population and Public Health Nursing
  • NUR 430 – Nursing Leadership and Practice

View the Nursing Curriculum.

Nursing majors also take courses in the core curriculum including biology, chemistry, ethics, mathematics, nutrition, and psychology.