Earn professional respect as a student of USJ’s nationally recognized department of Nursing

Join the University of Saint Joseph Nursing department, and join a 50-year tradition of excellence.

Contact us to find out more, or apply today.

Benefit from our Renowned Curriculum:

  • Faculty-student clinical ratio of 1:8 provides the personal attention and guidance needed in today's acute-care settings
  • State-of-the-art technology supports learning in our fully operational simulation center and Nursing Laboratory
  • Clinical courses begin in the sophomore year (spring semester)

Learn from Clinical Placements in Leading Health Care Agencies:

  • Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
  • CCMC Medical Center
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Hospital of Central Connecticut
  • Middlesex Hospital
  • Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Saint Mary Home
  • Jefferson House
  • McLean

Earn Professional Respect: 

  • Our Nursing faculty consists of renowned professionals involved in research, clinical practice, and professional scholarship both nationally and internationally.

Join a Winning Team of Nursing Graduates: 

  • Many students who prepare with a USJ B.S. degree, with a concentration in Nursing, pursue a Master's degree in Nursing.
  • Graduates are employed in hospitals, schools, private corporations, and other health care organizations, such as:
    • Pediatric Intensive Care
    • Home Care
    • Neonatal Intensive Care
    • Post-operative Cardiac Care
    • Critical Care
    • Hospice and Palliative Care
    • Psychiatric Facilities
    • Emergency Departments


ccne-logo-rgb.jpgThe baccalaureate degree in nursing, master's degree in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate at University of Saint Joseph are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202.887.6791.