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UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing

Since 1884, the UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing has been committed to preparing graduates to begin satisfying careers in the nursing profession.

This site will guide you through the school and its curriculum. The school supports the mission of the hospital and the philosophy of the Patient Care Services Division in that patients have unique values, needs, goals, and capabilities for health.

Class Start Dates:

Fall (August) 2016 full-time and part-time program.

The UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing has full ongoing accreditation as of February 2008 through ACEN. 

News & Events

Application deadline for Fall (August) 2016 full-time day and part-time evening/weekend program is Wednesday, June 1, 2016.

Fall full and part-time program begins in August 2016.

Application Testing Requirements

Beginning June 1, the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS), is the only score accepted by the UPMC Schools of Nursing.  ACT, PSB, and SAT scores are no longer accepted. In order to be considered for admission, you must score proficient, advanced, or exemplary on the TEAS test.​



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