Mar 21, 2019  
Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 
Graduate Catalog 2015-2016 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Section XIV: Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing

Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing

About the School

The mission of the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing is to provide quality nursing education to promote health and provide care in culturally diverse urban and global communities through research, scholarship and service.

The School offers accredited programs leading to the  Master of Science  (MS) and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)  degrees. The School also offers a post-Master’s advanced certificate program. Graduates of all of these programs are prepared to make significant contributions to the health of diverse urban populations.

The MS program educates nurses for roles as gerontological/adult nurse practitioners (NPs), psychiatric/mental health NPs, adult clinical nurse specialists, advanced public health nurses and nurse administrators. The post-master’s certificate program prepares psychiatric/mental health NPs. The DNP program offers concentrations for Adult/Gerontological NPs, Family NPs, Psychiatric/Mental Health NPs and Advanced Public Health Nurses.

Graduates meet the educational requirements for national board certification in their specialties. The MS and DNP programs at the Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

In addition, a PhD program in Nursing is offered by the City University of New York Graduate Center in conjunction with Hunter College, Lehman College, and The College of Staten Island. For information, please go to

Programs and Courses in Nursing

 Programs and Courses in Nursing  

Administration and Faculty

Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing: Administration  


Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing: Faculty