Nursing Programs

School Location

Cambridge Building
7 Cambridge Drive
Trumbull, CT 06611

Program Director

Mary Alice Donius, Ed.D, RN.
Dean, College of Nursing

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Undergraduate Programs
Bachelor of Science in Nursing | TRADITIONAL
The Bachelor of Science degree is the First Professional degree in nursing and helps prepares women and men for the professional practice of nursing in a variety of settings such as hospitals, home care agencies and community-based health care facilities, providing all the educational background expected from a college of nursing.
 
RN to BSN | ONLINE
The program is specifically designed for RN students returning to college to finish their baccalaureate education.
 
RN-BSN-MSN  | ONLINE
Accelerate your path toward nurse leadership with Sacred Heart's online RN–BSN–MSN program. If you have a diploma or associate’s degree in nursing, this program provides you with a faster route to a master’s degree and more career opportunities.
 
Master's of Science in Nursing
Designed to focus on the skills and knowledge needed to fulfill this new role, this specialization shows you how to evaluate patient outcomes, assess risk, and coordinate with other health care professionals to ensure high quality care. The program prepares students to sit for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing CNL Certificate Exam.
 
Nursing Management and Executive LeadershipONLINE
This specialization prepares you for nursing leadership positions with a high level of administrative responsibility.  You'll learn how to use business and information management, integration of finances, and program evaluation, as tools to provide effective and efficient care in your organization.

Nursing Education | ONLINE
Complement your clinical experience with skills in teaching and learning to prepare the next generation of nurses.  The curriculum is designed to provide you with an understanding of issues in nursing education, curriculum design and evaluation theory, and experience in the faculty role role needed to provide training in a college of nursing or other educational setting.

APRN Master's Program - MSN/FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner | EXECUTIVE HYBRID
The Family Nurse Practitioner program consists of 42 graduate credit hours and is designed to prepare the RN with a Bachelor’s degree to become a certified Family Nurse Practitioner.

Post-Masters Certificate Family Nurse Practitioner EXECUTIVE HYBRID
The program is designed to prepare the student who currently possesses a Master’s degree in nursing to become eligible for certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner.

 
Post-Master's Program - DNP
Doctor of Nursing Practice | EXECUTIVE HYBRID
Focused on practice with innovation and practical clinical research and scholarship and designed to serve academically talented nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, midwives, nurse anesthetists, nurse executives, and educators.

Certificates

Home Health Care Management for RNs | ONLINE
This certificate program in Home Health Care Management is designed for nurses in management positions in Home Health Agencies to meet the state of Connecticut DPH requirements.