Nursing Department

Nursing Overview

Hartwick College has more than 70 years of experience preparing nurses at the baccalaureate level. Hartwick nurses are exceptional practitioners, and remarkable people. The broad liberal arts and sciences education that complements Hartwick’s nursing program provides the communication, critical thinking, informed decision-making, and leadership skills the profession demands. Hartwick nurses are highly qualified, self-directed individuals who are able to thrive in both the present and a rapidly changing healthcare system of the future.

More about the Nursing Department

Exciting Student Outcomes

Hartwick nursing students complete internships at major medical centers across the country and are well-prepared for employment or graduate school.

Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown, NY
Robert Mele ’14

Dartmouth Medical Center,
Lebanon, NH

Hannah Estes ’14

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Torrington, CT.
Megan Lefeber ’14

Graduate School
Ph.D. in Nursing Education, Capella University, Minneapolis, MN
Wendy Moore ‘02

MS in Nursing Education at SUNY IT, Utica, NY
Dana Plank ‘07 

MS/MPA in Community Health Nursing/Public Health, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
Harpreet Kaur ’11

Nursing Degree Program Options

The Department of Nursing offers two program paths which lead to a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing.

Read about how you can earn a bachelor’s degree in nursing.


Nursing Requirements

Ready to be an nursing major? Here’s what it takes.

Nursing Major

Nursing Courses

You’ll start taking nursing courses during your first semester.

Special Opportunities

Senior practicum, nursing immersion courses, service organizations, lectures, and an honor society offer Hartwick nursing students many opportunities to develop nursing skills, explore healthcare issues, and make scholarly and professional connections.

More about special opportunities

Nursing Faculty & Staff

The nursing faculty at Hartwick are dedicated teachers and scholars who are committed to educating highly qualified nurses.

Meet our Nursing Faculty & Staff

Health Forms for Nursing Majors

Certificate of Medical Examination & Physical Exam Record for Returning Nursing Majors

Still have questions?

Contact the Nursing Department

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