Decker School of Nursing
Excellent preparation in nursing education, scholarship and practice
Undergraduate and graduate-level programs
Clinical practice experiences foster graduates’ success in professional practice
Accredited simulation center delivers high-quality simulation experiences
Ranked seventh best nursing school in New York
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Fast Track a PhD in Nursing
Changes in our doctoral program make it easier for post-master's students to finish the coursework for a PhD in just two years of full-time study. PhD courses are held on Fridays, making it easier to fit the program into your schedule.
Decker's Innovative Simulation and Practice Center is accredited in Teaching/Education by the Society for Simulation (SSH) in Healthcare. It is the first nursing school in New York state to achieve this accreditation.
The Decker School's Kresge Center for Nursing Research supports scientific inquiry and scholarly works for the expansion of nursing knowledge, with particular emphasis on collaboration and interdisciplinary research.
The Department of Health and Wellness Studies teaches the practical skills and behaviors of healthy living, helping students develop tools for lifelong wellness.
Our nearly 6,000 alumni around the world are well-established in the nursing profession as leading clinicians, researchers, educators and administrators.
Visiting Scholar Program Launched
World-renowned nurse theorist Rosemarie Rizzo Parse is the first visiting scholar
at Decker's Kresge Center for Nursing Research.
Photo: Nick Santillo