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

  • Professor Leo-Felix Jurado has been selected for an American Academy of Nursing Fellowship based on his outstanding contributions and achievements in nursing.

Look for us in our new home the New Academic Building

-Department of Nursing New Academic Building Ribbon Cutting



September 1, 2016 Fall semester begins