Why Thomas Edison State College?
Welcome St. Francis Medical Center Nurses:
St. Francis Medical Center has partnered with the W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing at Thomas Edison State College to offer the opportunity for its registered nurse employees to advance their education through degree or certificate completion. Find out more about our programs
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We understand that most nurses cannot put their lives on hold in order to sit in a classroom at a specific time and place. At the same time, you are aware of the positive impact that an advanced degree has on your career.
You can do this.
Your schedule is demanding.
Our schedule works around yours. 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 in 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 your past college experience.
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 is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The School of Nursing's RN-BSN program is accredited by the New Jersey Board of Nursing and the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). The RN/BSN-MSN program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Click here to find out more.