Sacred Heart University

5151 Park Avenue
Connecticut, 06825
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(203) 371-7844

General Description of School

Sacred Heart University, established in 1963, is a coeducational independent institution of higher learning based in the Catholic Intellectual Tradition. All Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. The faculty of the College of Nursing (CON) is comprised of vibrant nurse educators with clinical expertise who value the caring-healing essence of nursing and are committed to educating students for clinical practice and leadership roles in healthcare. The CON offers the following degree programs: BS in Nursing, RN-BSN & RN-BSN-MSN Completion Programs, MS in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Leader, Nurse Educator, or in Nursing Management & Executive Leadership, and a Doctorate in Nursing Practice. The CON offers Advanced Graduate Certificates for FNP, Nursing education and Nurse Mangement and Executive Leadership.  A certificate program in Home Health Care Management is also offered. Many of the courses and programs are offered on-line. Inter-professional learning opportunities are provided in collaboration with the College of Health Professions.

Admissions Office Information

(203) 371-7880

Financial Aid Office Information

(203) 371-7980

Campus Addresses


Sacred Heart University Campus
5151 Park Avenue