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

students-WPU 2016 NCLEX pass rate 90.77% for first time test takers

-Professor Leo-Felix Jurado named an American Academy of Nursing Fellow

-Department of Nursing New Academic Building Ribbon Cutting


50 years of Nursing at William Paterson University come celebrate March 30, 2017.