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Hope College Nursing

Welcome to the Hope College Nursing Program! This is a time of great opportunity and challenge for nursing. Hope College prepares nurses with the knowledge, skills, and competencies essential for effective nursing practice. Feel free to contact us with any questions regarding the nursing program:

(616) 395-7420


For further information you may proceed to the Nursing Student Admission Information and Nursing Application forms on this site.

The Hope College Nursing Program is approved by the Michigan Board of Nursing (P.O. Box 30018 Lansing, MI 48909). It is approved by the Illinois Board of Nursing (100 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL, 60601) to utilize in collaboration with the Chicago Semester Internship Program the facilities of the University of Illinois Chicago Medical Center.

The baccalalaureate degree in nursing at Hope College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) (One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC, 20036, 202-887-6791).



Hope College Nursing Department Goals (Vision)

The Hope College Nursing Program will:

  • be recognized for excellence in nursing education, research, scholarship, service, and practice.
  • be known for the diverse strengths of its faculty, students, and graduates.
  • be healthy and vibrant in response to the needs of its internal and external community of interest.
  • show evidence of planned growth in diversity and numbers of faculty and students.
  • educate students to live, serve, and lead in a global society.

The promotion of caring will be central to the mentoring,
role-modeling, and teaching and learning practices of the Hope
College Nursing Program, within the context of the Christian Faith.