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College of Graduate Nursing Professor and Associate Dean of Administration and Research Rodney Hicks, PhD, teaches a safe injections techniques workshop to College of Optometry and College of Dental Medicine students
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Outreach & Events

Building Connections to Improve Health

At the WesternU College of Graduate Nursing, we make a difference in the lives of students, patients, individuals, and communities locally and worldwide. We provide the knowledge and the one-on-one patient care to improve the health in the communities we serve. Our approach to patient care and putting the patient first grounds us in our commitment to humanism.

Photo of Excellence in Nursing magazine

Excellence in Nursing

This publication includes stories of nurses promoting and restoring health amid the pandemic; caring for others in the perioperative area; protecting public health around the globe; and celebrating Fellows in the CGN family.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, faculty member observing student in vaccination clinic

Commitment to the Community 

The College of Graduate Nursing collaborates with many organizations and institutions to improve access to coordinated care locally and globally. CGN is committed to creating efficient pipelines to increase the number of healthcare professionals in underserved areas, increase the diversity in nursing profession and expand clinical partnerships in RN shortage areas. Faculty, students and Alumni make it a priority to be agents of change and to promote a culture of health through community engagement. Here, CGN works with College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific students to administer COVID-19 vaccinations to the community.

The College of Optometry and College of Graduate Nursing held Commencencement ceremonies

Alumni & Friends

CGN graduates are invited to stay in touch and get involved with their alma mater by visiting the Alumni area on our website.

Alumni seeking nursing positions are encouraged to visit the Alumni Career Resources Center. Additional job postings may be found on the Nursing Employment Opportunities