In the face of the nursing shortage, the increasing complexity of health care and health care reform, JMU Nursing is growing and implementing strong innovative programs to prepare and equip nurses for the future.
Our Department Offers the Following Academic Programs
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October 27, 2014
For three and a half weeks, 11 students, consisting of mostly nursing students, studied abroad in the beautiful northeastern coastal city of Tarragona, Spain.
September 26, 2014
Linell Patterson, a graduate nursing student, did not know much about the field of disaster nursing prior to a disaster relief workshop in Japan that she attended along with Dr. Maria deValpine.
September 17, 2014
Dr. Erika Metzler Sawin, assistant nursing professor, became one of the first professors from the College of Health and Behavioral Studies to receive a Fulbright grant to teach in India.
September 15, 2014
James Madison University held a White Coat Ceremony to welcome 90 new nursing students to the profession and to set clear expectations regarding their future role as nurses. View photos from the event.
- JMU RN to BSN Program Rated a Best Value
- November 24-28
- December 8-12
- December 13
Commencement begins at 10 a.m. in the Convocation Center.
- CHBS Summer Springboard Presentation for Nursing and CSD Students (PPT)
- Check out the website for the Kenya trip!
Welcome to JMU Nursing
Our mission is to prepare nursing leaders to influence a changing profession, society, health care system, and world. The students, faculty and staff in our department meet the challenge to Be the Change in our university and in society. More >