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About Nursing

Nursing Students Practicing in Lab

Visit any hospital in the greater Boston area and you will find Salem State nursing graduates at work. Our students graduate with a concrete foundation of academic nursing knowledge and practical clinical skills that seamlessly transfer into the professional world.

The School of Nursing offers program options in both our graduate and undergraduate programs. Whether you are right out of high school, in a mid-career change or currently in the field and looking for career advancement, visit our program pages to find the right program for you.

Salem State's School of Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and hold full approval from the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.

For information on the following please visit our nursing canvas course:

  • Policies
  • Transfer FAQs
  • Simulation labs
  • Nursing resource center
  • Tutoring
  • ATI testing
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Recognition
  • Student Nursing Association
  • Student forms
  • Newsletters
  • Joining our student listserv


The School of Nursing holds full approval from:

Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing 
39 Causeway Street, Suite 500
Boston, MA 02114
Telephone: 617.727.9961

Our programs are accredited by:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 
One Dupont Circle NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone: 202.887.6791


Contact Us

Chairperson  Donna Hills  HB233A  978.542.6686
Administrative Assistant  Julie DeMaio  HB233  978.542.6624
Compliance Coordinator  Krystle Cobb  HB220  978.542.2479
Admissions Information  Admissions  ENT  978.542.6200
Undergraduate Coordinator  Marion Frost  HB232  978.542.6982
Clinical Placement Coordinator  Charlene Campbell  HB224  978.542.6655
Graduate Programs  Joanne Carlson  HB109  978.542.6983


Office Location South Campus
Harrington Building, Room 233
Mailing Address

Salem State University
School of Nursing
352 Lafayette Street
Salem, MA 01970

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