Welcome to Nursing at Temple University! Originally founded in 1893, nursing enjoys a rich and storied history as one of the first majors offered by the University. Our undergraduate nursing program provides the foundation to prepare expert nursing clinicians, educators, and leaders focused on primary health care for underserved and vulnerable populations. Our urban setting provides opportunities for students to make a difference in the local community. Our innovative and challenging curriculum provides students with an outstanding nursing educational experience.
Nursing students at Temple University learn from superb teachers with exceptional skills in their chosen clinical specialty areas: community and public health, maternal-child nursing, acute care nursing, geriatrics, psychiatric/mental health, and health informatics. Our faculty engages in evidence-based research and practice, promoting scholarship essential to improving the health care of residents in our neighborhoods and communities. We welcome you, and encourage you to learn the science and art of nursing with us.
Why choose Temple University for your nursing education?
- Affordable college education in a location convenient to mass transportation
- Full-time program with daytime classes
- Personal attention from highly qualified faculty
- Clinical experiences in the best health-care facilities in Philadelphia
- Student body that celebrates diversity and the free interchange of ideas
- Commitment to underserved communities
- All degree requirements can be met in four years.
Program accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education,
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