Apply to the School Nurse Certificate Program

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Application requirements

  • BS in Nursing or BSN reflected in official transcripts
  • Minimum of a 2.8 GPA for admission, with a 3.0 GPA maintained during program
  • Current licensure as a registered nurse in Pennsylvania with 2000 hours of experience
  • 3 credits of health assessment
  • Proof of current:
    CPR certification
    • Immunizations and tuberculin testing
  • Documentation of current:
    ACT 151 criminal history check
    • 114 FBI clearance, including fingerprinting
    ACT 34 child abuse clearance forms
  • Visit Pennsylvania Department of Education website for details on school nurse certification

Note: Applicants are accepted to the program on a rolling basis.

For more information contact:

Dawn Lambert, MSN, RN
Instructor of Nursing
School Nurse Certification Program Coordinator
Eastern Mennonite University in Lancaster, PA
Office phone: 717-397-5190
Email: