One of New Jersey's best and largest nursing programs...
Known for excellence in nursing education.


The William Paterson University Department of Nursing, through its educational programs, is committed to preparing nurses who are accountable for the delivery of culturally sensitive, caring, and competent nursing care to diverse clients in a variety of settings.  Graduates of the Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree programs are encouraged to pursue life-long learning to effect and enhance self-development, professional growth, critical thinking and leadership.




WPU Nursing in the News

-Dr. Aktan publishes the second edition of her book titled Fast Facts for the New Nurse Practitioner: What you Really Need to Know in a Nutshell"

-New Academic Building Groundbreaking Expected opening moved up to Spring 2016


Upcoming Events

Undergraduate Open House October 18, 2015 10AM

MentoR-MeNtee Nursing Program - team building event October 24, 2015

Graduate Admission Open House November 8, 2015 1 - 3PM

Undergraduate Open House November 15, 2015 10AM