Welcome Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Hamilton Employees!


Helene Loeb

Helene Loeb, BSHS
"Thomas Edison really prepared me to become a leader and interact as well as instruct and support the nurses that are out on the unit..."
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Dorothy Withers

Dorothy Withers, BSN
"When I finished my BSN, I felt like I had achieved another level of understanding..."
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Gary Fassler

Gary Fassler, BSN
"I graduated from nursing school when I was 50, so it's never too late to change and to advance..."
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Leslie Beck

Leslie Beck, BSN
"I chose the College because it afforded me that wonderful flexibility...The College made it a realistic goal..."
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Daniel Burfeind

Daniel Burfeind, BSN
"Thomas Edison, first of all, is an excellent nursing program. The professors and all the mentors are..."
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Theresa Covello

Theresa Covello, BSN
"I have four children and now two grandchildren and I worked, so my life was always..."
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Sudesh Chhibbar, BSN
"Online courses are very helpful for busy nurses because we don't have to leave our home."
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Why Thomas Edison State College?

Welcome RWJ Hamilton Employees
Thomas Edison State College now offers educational opportunities to employees of RWJ Hamilton interested in earning a college degree or completing a professional certificate program.

You can do this.

Your schedule is demanding.
Our schedule works around you. New semesters start every month.

You need convenience.
At Thomas Edison State College, you can earn your degree wherever and whenever you want, such as from the comfort of your home or the local library.

You need flexibility.
Thomas Edison State College offers online courses, guided and independent study and a credit-transfer policy that honors corporate training that has been recommended for college credit by the American Council on Education (ACE).

You deserve credit for what you already know.
Thomas Edison State College is a national leader in assessing and awarding credit for college-level learning acquired outside the classroom.

You deserve an affordable education.
Thomas Edison State College offers one of the best values in higher education anywhere in the world.

This is for you.

  • The College has built its entire academic program around the unique needs of adult learners, removing the barriers that limit many excellent undergraduate and graduate school candidates who juggle family and career responsibilities.
  • Thomas Edison State College is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
  • Thomas Edison State College offers flexible course delivery options that best fit your learning style. In addition to taking classes online or through Guided Study, students may complete courses by taking and passing standardized examinations or use Web-based assessments designed to help them master a course. Credit may also be earned through college-level learning acquired outside the classroom or by transferring credit earned from other regionally accredited colleges or universities.


David Cerami, BSBA '08
Hospital Health Care Administration