Pathways to Nursing is offered through a unique collaboration between Chatham University and the UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing.
Get the most out of Chatham's excellent science curriculum, our 140-year heritage of education, and the ability to experience the full undergraduate experience, including residential life, student activities and all the added benefits of living in Pittsburgh – consistently voted one of America's and the world's most livable cities.
Chatham University and UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing offer dedicated nursing faculty (not teaching assistants) and the same academic advisor for all 4 years.
All Chatham University students are provided with a new 13-inch MacBook Pro as part of the curriculum (technology fee included each year).
Shadyside School of Nursing
Earn your nursing diploma through UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing, a National League for Nursing (NLN) Center of Excellence in Nursing Education and accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).
Chatham's RN-BSN program is fully accredited by The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
UPMC Shadyside School of Nursing offers a state-of-the-art human simulation lab and one of the few problem-based learning (PBL) nursing programs in the United States.