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Summer Pre-College Programs


Introduction to Nursing

Gain hands-on nursing experience.

Sunday, July 19 – Saturday, August 1, 2020
Residential-Only Program

A glimpse into Nursing education, you will learn about the profession of Nursing and the various roles of a Registered Nurse. Classwork, clinical observations, and simulation lab exercises will emphasize the importance of quality nursing care, patient safety, critical thinking, and clinical reasoning skills. You will:

  • Participate in educational simulation experiences in our state-of-the art Clinical Education and Simulation Lab.
  • Understand different areas of clinical expertise, including nutrition, medical-surgical, older adult, obstetrics, pediatrics, and public health.
  • Earn certification in CPR from the American Heart Association.
  • Experience first-hand the role of a Nurse in the hospital setting through clinical observations.

For further information, please contact:

Office of High School and Pre-College Programs
Summer Pre-College Programs
p – 516.877.3410
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