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About the Simulation and Clinical Experience

A nursing simulation setup with a mock patient and health vitals.Simulation is a teaching strategy, not just technology use. Student engagement and interaction with faculty are keys to mirror, anticipate, and amplify real world experiences. Students practice in life-like, hands-on situations. Confidentiality is stressed.


  • Reproduction of realistic client situations
  • No threat to patient safety
  • Ethical concerns minimized
  • Active learning
  • Rare or unique patient situations are presented
  • Errors identified, corrected, and debriefed
  • Consistent, comparable experiences for all students
  • Maximize learning
Owing to exceptionally high enrollment and retention, the Department of Nursing has no capacity for external transfer students seeking admission to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program for the 2022-2023 academic year. This notice will be updated if capacity allows for applications to be submitted through the Office of Admissions for the 2023-2024 academic year.