Jefferson College of Nursing
Important Information about Jefferson College of Nursing Academic Operations as related to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
College of Nursing Ranked Among Top 100 Best Nursing Schools
The Jefferson College of Nursing was ranked among the top 100 Best Nursing Schools: Master’s and Doctor of Nursing Practice for 2021 by U.S. News & World Report.
Each nursing trajectory offers a range of pathways to realize your educational objectives.
Expanded Research Efforts, Abundant Opportunities for Nurse Scientists
Since becoming Dean almost two years ago, one of my key initiatives has been to grow JCN’s research productivity and profile – including the areas of opioid use, infection control and service dogs to support veterans with mental health issues, which we explore in my most recent blog.
Post Masters Degree Graduate Certificates
Did you know that you can expand your opportunities by earning a Jefferson JCN Graduate Certificate in Advanced Headache Diagnosis & Management or Post-Master’s Degree Certificate Programs?
Advanced Headache Diagnosis & Management Graduate Certificate Program Information
The 2020-21 academic year is a pilot program. There will be a limited number of students accepted for this inaugural pilot year. Please contact Dr. Hannah Smith for details at 215-503-7770.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
In addition to our Traditional BSN Program, the College of Nursing offers two accelerated options for earning your Bachelor of Science in Nursing. These programs have been developed for students who already hold a bachelor's degree in a field other than nursing. With 1- and 2-year options, these programs are designed to fast-track your path to your new career.
Options for BSN Nurses
As the nursing field evolves, nurses who earn advanced degrees widen their opportunities. Jefferson College of Nursing offers nurses who have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing three options to continue their education:
Jefferson College of Nursing Designated as a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence in Nursing Education
The Jefferson College of Nursing (JCN) has been named as a National League for Nursing (NLN) Center of Excellence in Nursing Education for the period 2015-2019.