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Advancing the Science of Compassionate Healthcare

WHY CHOOSE US?

At the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing, we are dedicated to preparing the next generation of nurses. To us, that means providing a quality education built upon scholarly research and evidence based-practice as well as an environment that nurtures the desire to continually drive improvement.  We are confident that our students will go forth and advance the science of nursing, lead innovative health care practice, and truly champion access to quality healthcare for all. Read More

SCHOOL FACTS

  • Began offering a post-graduate FNP certificate program in 1995
  • Established as the UC Irvine Program in Nursing Science in 2007
  • Began offering MS programs in 2009
  • Began offering PhD program in 2013
  • Named as the Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing in 2016
  • Founding Dean: Adeline (Adey) Nyamathi, PhD, ANP, FAAN
  • Joined the UCI College of Health Sciences as of 2017

Students
Approximately:

  • 170 enrolled in the baccalaureate program
  • 56 enrolled in graduate programs
  • 100% pass rate on National NP Board Certified exams
  • 93% NCLEX passing rate
  • 8 to 1 student/faculty ratio in labs and clinical courses
  • 573 alumni and counting!
  • 40% underrepresented minorities


Faculty
Approximately:

  • 23 full-time faculty
  • 100% have advanced degrees
  • Over $13 million in total sponsored research project funding
  • Faculty research projects contribute to the improvement of health and health care in areas such as oncology, HIV/AIDS, pediatrics, self-care, mental health, women’s health, clinical policy, and nursing education.
  • Academic Practice Partnership with UCI Health
  • Student practicum hours at world renown UCI Medical Center
  • The only University of California school with a faculty nursing practice
  • Faculty actively practicing in under-served areas and throughout the UCI Health and Student Health Centers

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Address
Berk Hall | 802 W. Peltason
Irvine, CA 92697

Hours
Monday – Friday
9:00AM to 4:30PM

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Call: 
949-824-1514

Upcoming Events

  1. DNP Online Q&A Webinar

    November 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  2. Dean’s Fireside Chat: MEPN 2nd Year Students

    November 28 @ 11:15 am - 11:45 am
  3. Dean’s Fireside Chat: MEPN 1st Year Students

    November 28 @ 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
  4. MEPN Information Session

    November 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  5. Nursing Science Talk: Mary Jo Kreitzer

    December 4 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm