School of Nursing

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The School of Nursing faculty and staff welcome you to our web site. We are very interested in helping you in your decision to become a registered nurse or clinical researcher. These web pages should assist you in exploring the academic programs offered within the School of Nursing, admission and progression requirements/policies, as well as research and outreach activities.

Enjoy your visit to our site and we hope that you will join us as a future student. The professional field of health care is both rewarding and exciting.

News & Events

CHHS School of Nursing Director Loves Her Job at UNCW

After a year on the UNCW campus as director of the School of Nursing, Laurie Badzek can't imagine working anywhere else. Read more...

20th Annual Nurses Day Celebration, May 9, 2016

On Monday, May 9, 2016, enjoy a wonderful dinner and celebration with colleagues and friends of Nursing. Celebrate with the 2016 nurse honorees and scholarship recipients. Read more. . .

Approval of Doctor of Nursing Practice for the School of Nursing

On Friday, Oct. 30, 2015, the UNC Board of Governors unanimously approved the request to establish a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree program within the UNCW School of Nursing. Read more... (PDF)

Check out the DNP Program Brochure for additional information.

DNP UPDATE: Applications for the first cohort of UNCW School of Nursing's DNP Program, beginning fall 2016, are currently under review.. Visit our application site for information.

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