Mission Statement

Consistent with Lasallian values, the Mission of the Nursing Program is to provide scientifically based nursing curricula to educate clinically competent, caring, nursing professionals with a commitment to excellence in practice, service, life-long learning, and scholarship.

Department Goals

  • Students are competent for baccalaureate nursing practice.
  • Students develop holistic practice perspectives for improved client outcomes in a diverse, global society.
  • Students demonstrate beginning leadership skills to effect change using evidence-based nursing practice and service to improve the health of society.
  • Students are prepared to assume the roles and responsibilities of the nursing profession.

Major(s) Offered

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Location/Contact Information

La Salle University, School of Nursing & Health Sciences

1900 W. Olney Avenue

St. Benilde Tower

Philadelphia, PA 19141


Staff Contact Information

S. Powell, Administrative Assistant

St. Benilde Tower, Rm. # 1112


Full-Time Faculty

PROFESSOR: Czekanski, Dillon, Kurz, Wolf (Dean Emerita)

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS:  Donohue-Smith, Frizzell, Kinder, Laske, Tait, Wilby

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS: Alberts, Byrne, DiGiacomo, Harkins, Hoerst,  Maloney, Matecki, Monforto, Overbaugh, Palovcak, Szulewski, Uribe, Wool 

INSTRUCTORS: Blumenfeld, Grosshauser, Kenney,  McGovern, Neumeister, O’Leary, Terrell