School of Nursing

Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing program is a four-year, full-time degree program. Chaminade graduates will be dedicated RN's prepared for work in a variety of health care settings within Hawaii, the Pacific Region and the U.S. Mainland.


The baccalaureate program at Chaminade University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Nursing curriculum & facilities

Chaminade's School of Nursing provides a contemporary curriculum characterized by sophisticated simulated patient care experiences, informatics, genetics and genomics, and cultural competency. The nursing program is housed in the Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence K.W. (BoHing Chan) Tseu Center for Nursing Education and utilizes the state-of-the-art E.L. Wiegand Simulation Suite and Skills Laboratories.

First year acceptance

A unique aspect of the School of Nursing is that we accept students into the nursing major in their first year at Chaminade.

Join us in the Nurse's Lounge!

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The Simulation Suite


Vital Signs


Vital Signs is the newsletter for the Chaminade University School of Nursing. Read about the latest achievements, milestones, and activities of students and faculty.


School of Nursing


For inquiries please contact:

Heather Nakao
Program Assistant
Tel: (808) 735-4813
Fax: (808) 739-8564

Patricia Kiladis PhD (C), M.S., R.N.
Interim Dean of Nursing
Associate Professor of Nursing
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Tel: (808) 739-8347
Fax: (808) 739-8564

School of Nursing offices:
Henry Hall, Room 110