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Division of Nursing

Want to start earning your BSN after high school graduation? Plan to gain a master's degree in a specialized field of nursing? Pursue your doctorate? Become a Nurse Practitioner? Wherever you are in your nursing journey, DeSales has a program for you.

The DeSales University Division of Nursing offers quality, innovative nursing programs. If career preparation is important to you, you've found the right school. As a DeSales nursing student, you'll study under credentialed faculty, conduct innovative research in state-of-the-art labs, and learn through hands-on clinical assignments.

Nursing Accreditation Review

DeSales University Division of Nursing has an accreditation review with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) in September 2020. All written and signed third-party comments concerning the program's qualifications for accreditation status will be accepted by CCNE until August 24, 2020. All third-party comments submitted to CCNE must be written in English, consistent with CCNE's policy on Conduct of Business in English.

All comments are to be directed to thirdpartycomments@ccneaccreditation.org

The DeSales Difference
The DeSales Nursing Program is the largest in the Lehigh Valley. Our graduates are unparalleled in their reputation for excellence.
Thank you to all Nurses

Thank You Nurses

On behalf of all the faculty and staff here at the Division of Nursing, we want to reach out and say “thank ❤️ you” to our most trusted nursing profession. In particular, we want to thank all of the undergraduate and graduate nursing students and to those students who are graduating this May. Thank you.

Also, thank you to our DeSales nursing alumni who are serving on our nation's frontlines and to those of you in the nursing profession and other medical professionals. Thank you for your service as well and God bless all of you.

Thank You Nurses

BSN Degree Programs

 

MSN Degree Programs

 

Nurse Practitioner Programs

 

DNP Degree Programs

 

Certification Programs

Advanced Labs & Facilities

The Gambet Center

Our newest 77,000 square foot academic building has some of the most exciting and cutting-edge technology available in healthcare education. The facility features:

  • simulation labs
  • the area's only gross anatomy lab
  • a standardized patient lab

The Center is a showcase of green architecture featuring environmentally advanced design consistent with the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification standards of the U.S. Green Building Council.

Explore the Gambet Center

CCNE Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and post-graduate APRN certificate programs at DeSales University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

CCNE - Accredited
Nursing at DeSales

Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society - Mu Omicron Chapter

The Mu Omicron Chapter at DeSales University has inducted over 500 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students along with community nurse leaders into this prestigious society.

Learn More about the nursing honor society

Nursing News