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Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education

The master's degree program in nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice program at Cedar Crest College School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education .

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing programs at Cedar Crest College are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326, 404-975-5000, http://acenursing.org

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Traditional Admissions

Renée Doremus
Academic Advisor – Intended Nursing
610-437-4471 ext. 3428
Schedule online

Current RNs contact:
Sandra Axt
Senior Instructor
610-437-4471 ext. 3430

Nancy Crane-Roberts
School Nurse Certification Program Coordinator

Cedar Crest Select — Nursing

Cedar Crest College offers direct admission into its exceptional nursing program for select students that meet the following criteria:

  • 1080 SAT or 22 ACT
  • GPA > or equal to 3.5 at the end of the junior year
  • 1 year Biology (grades will be evaluated)
  • 1 year Chemistry (grades will be evaluated)
  • 1 year of advanced science (Physics, AP Biology, dual enrolled science, etc.) (grades will be evaluated)
  • Completion of interview with Cedar Crest Select —Nursing panel

About the Cedar Crest College Nursing Program

Cedar Crest College has a long tradition of excellence in nursing education and boasts an impressive 98% first-time NCLEX pass rate. Undergraduate nursing students hone their skills in our state-of-the-art nursing simulation facilities and in clinical instruction sites at nearby nationally recognized healthcare networks. The Cedar Crest experience also offers Select nursing students options like:

  • 4YG – Our four-year guarantee program offers a clear path
    to graduation
  • A First Year Experience course led by dedicated nursing faculty
  • The Sophomore Expedition – travel abroad and study with nursing faculty in diverse global healthcare settings
  • Leadership opportunities in our active Student Nurses Association
  • The opportunity to immerse yourself in a Nursing Living Learning Community

Cedar Crest Select — Nursing is open to first-time first-year students in the traditional undergraduate women’s college.