The School of Nursing will hold our annual open house for prospective applicants and alumni on Thursday, November 7, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the 

Joseph F. McCloskey School of Nursing
Multipurpose Room
450 Washington Street
Pottsville, PA  17901

Prospective Applicants – Come tour our School. Learn how you can become a registered nurse and how you can attain your Bachelor of Science in Nursing.  We are proud to be celebrating 125 years of exceptional Nursing Education in 2020.

Alumni – As part of our year-long 125th anniversary celebration, we invite you to the open house to tour our school.  Come see how the School of Nursing has changed and see how excellence in nursing education remains a part of the School’s longstanding reputation.              

Message from the Director

The relationship that exists between the faculty and the students helps and encourages students to grow both personally and professionally. Our curriculum offers a winning combination of clinical experience and classroom learning that enables our graduates to be consistently successful on the licensure examination and to transition effectively to the graduate nurse role. Graduates of our program are employed locally as well as nationwide. We are proud of their accomplishments and contributions to the profession of nursing.

I am pleased that you are considering a future in nursing since the profession needs individuals with the intelligence, integrity and dedication to meet the challenges and opportunities offered by a nursing career.

Lynne Hausman, MSN, RN, CNE
Director, School of Nursing

Contact Us

Please contact Michelle Siminitus, Admissions Coordinator/Financial Aid Administrator, for more information regarding admission, tuition, and financial aid at:
Joseph F. McCloskey School of Nursing
Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill
420 South Jackson Street,
Pottsville, PA 17901
Phone: 570-621-5027

Please contact our Administrative Office for all other school business at:
Phone: 570-621-5035