Department of Nursing

The Caldwell nursing program features healthcare simulation to improve safety, effectiveness, and efficiency of patient care.
The Caldwell nursing program features mobile, versatile and technology-led learning spaces.
The Caldwell nursing program offers learning opportunities difficult to obtain in real-life.
The Caldwell nursing program offers collaborative settings to address knowledge-in-action, procedures, decision-making, and effective communication.


Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) Program

Caldwell University’s B.S.N. program is an exceptional educational opportunity fortified with a curriculum that prepares the nurses for tomorrow. The program is structured to provide a strong liberal arts foundation that is further developed in nursing course work, clinical and laboratory activities. Clinical experience in health care agencies and community centers in the region compliment course work and broaden professional and leadership preparation. Simulation activities integrated throughout the program improve safety and quality.

Our graduates provide safe, effective patient care to a diverse population and practice in all types of health care settings.

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Caldwell University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( and the New Jersey Board of Nursing.



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Nursing News      

  • Nursing Professor Melissa Sirola is Guest on Caucus: New Jersey 01/06/2015 sirolaMelissa Sirola, MSN, RN, MBA, adjunct faculty in the Caldwell University Nursing Department, joins Steve Adubato on Caucus: New Jersey to talk about the affordable care act and how it is affecting the field of nursing.  Professor Sirola and the panelists discuss: the expanding role of nursing, the effect of technology on the field, how education for future nurses is ...
  • Students Attend National Student Nurses Leadership Conference 09/17/2014 Student-conferenceFour nursing students attended the National Student Nurses Association Summer Leadership Conference at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City on Aug. 1. First Vice President of Caldwell’s chapter Nicole Grandeza said the conference gave them a chance to share experiences with peers, learn more about the association, and help them grow as individuals and professionals. Grandeza attended with Michaela Oliveria, ...
  • Caldwell University Awarded Grant from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 07/29/2014 logo-square-94x75Caldwell, N.J. – July 29, 2014 – Caldwell University has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through its New Jersey Health Initiatives program as part of its New Paths to Professional Nursing cohort. With this grant, Caldwell will partner with St. Joseph’s Healthcare System to assist aspiring paraprofessional employees who work at St. Joseph’s to complete the first two ...
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