Nursing Department

Program Overview

The BSN program is a full-time program following the completion of the pre-nursing course requirements. Nursing courses start at the junior level with a progressive nursing curriculum allowing students to build a solid foundation for nursing practice. Graduates of the pre-licensure BSN program are eligible to sit for the NCLEX-RN  after successfully completing the nursing program and university and program outcomes.  



Program Features

  • Supportive learning environment. 
  • Diverse student population.
  • Smaller class sizes
  • Values-based curriculum
  • Integrated digital e-learning


The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Lincoln University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791.

Pennsylvania Board of Nursing

Lincoln University’s Nursing Program is provisionally approved by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.

Student Handbook

Phone: 484-365-7497
Office Address: Ivory V. Nelson Science Center 323
Patrick Mattis Patrick Mattis, DNP, MSN, MSCS, RN, BC, CPHIMS, CNE Director, Chair, & Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing 484-365-7867
  • Ivory V. Nelson Science Center 325
Diane Neikam Diane Neikam '19 Department Assistant, Department of Nursing 484-365-7497
  • Ivory V. Nelson Science Center 323
Dana Wallace Mrs. Dana Wallace Clinical Coordinator, Nursing Department 484-365-7707
  • Ivory V. Nelson Science Center 342