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Citizens School of Nursing

Applications for Fall 2020 are currently being accepted for the Class of 2022.

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Open House Dates

Please attend an open house session between 2:00 – 7:00 pm:

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 @ Pittsburgh Mills - Cancelled due to virus precautions
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 @ Pittsburgh Mills

Events are located at Pittsburgh Mills, between Legends of Pittsburgh and Cinemark Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills IMAX.

For more information, please call (724) 337-5090

About Citizens School of Nursing

Citizens School of Nursing, founded in 1913, is sponsored by Allegheny Valley Hospital.  The purpose of the School is to graduate individuals prepared for registered nurse (RN) licensure and competent for entry-level practice in a variety of healthcare settings.

Citizens School of Nursing offers a 2-year hospital-based program of preparation to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN):

  • Low student/teacher ratio
  • Spacious facilities
  • Convenient location

Citizens School of Nursing's program includes 1380 hours of nursing theory and practice and 24 college credits earned at Penn State University (PSU) and Westmoreland County Community College (WCCC).

Cost of Citizens Education

Citizens School of Nursing offers competitive tuition and financial aid (if qualified). You may estimate the net cost to students in your situation who matriculated at Citizens School of Nursing in 2013-2014 using the U.S. Department of Education's Net Price Calculator individualized for Citizens School of Nursing.

History of the School

Philosophy of the School

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Educational Mobility Plan (BSN)

Educational Effectiveness

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