Clinical Experience

All students enrolled in the School of Nursing are required to complete a clinical practicum in each of these areas:

  • Fundamentals
  • Adult Health
  • Critical Care
  • Mental Health
  • Pediatrics
  • Public Health
  • Rehabilitation
  • Womens Health

Nursing majors must:

  • Provide their own transportation to their clinical placements
  • Complete and pass a CORI (Criminal Offenders Record Information) check prior to beginning their clinical
  • Be CPR certified prior to clinical placement and maintain that certification throughout their program
  • Provide additional health requirements per policy
  • Provide education requirements per clinical agency
  • Have appropriate Salem State nursing uniform, name pin and equipment as required by policy