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,

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Traditional Admissions

Renée Doremus
Academic Advisor – Intended Nursing
610-437-4471 ext. 3428
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Current RNs contact:
Sandra Axt
Senior Instructor
610-437-4471 ext. 3430

Michelle E. Cawley
School Nurse Certification Program Coordinator
610-437-4471 ext 3497

Program Outcomes: BSN

Cedar Crest College is a private, four-year women’s liberal arts college located in Allentown, Pennsylvania. It is approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000.

Undergraduate Nursing Program Outcomes


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The mission of the Cedar Crest College Undergraduate Nursing Program is to prepare professional nurses by building a foundation firmly grounded in the liberal arts. A Cedar Crest College nursing education fosters development of the whole person while cultivating commitment to lifelong learning. Nursing graduates are empowered to assume leadership roles in a global community.

Role-Specific Graduate Competencies

Defines the role of the graduate upon program completion.

Graduates will ground their profession in the translation of evidence-based practice.

Graduates will communicate and collaborate among healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care.

Graduates will engage in health promotion and disease prevention strategies at the individual, family, community, and systems level to improve population health.

Graduates will demonstrate professionalism and incorporate the inherent values of altruism, human dignity, integrity, and social justice to their profession.

Graduates will be prepared to provide wholistic care to patients, including individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations across the lifespan and across the continuum of healthcare environments.
(as adapted by the AACN Essentials)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Student Learning Outcomes

Undergraduate Nursing Program Curriculum

The curriculum of the Undergraduate Program at Cedar Crest College is based on the professional standards, guidelines, and competencies of:

The curriculum builds upon the foundational knowledge of the liberal arts, allowing students to obtain core nursing knowledge, core nursing competencies, and professional role development through their classroom and clinical work.

Undergraduate Nursing Program Clinical Experiences




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