Dean's Message College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Aloha Kakou. Hawai'i Pacific University College of Nursing and Health Sciences is proud to offer the largest baccalaureate nursing program in Hawai'i, have a dedicated Masters on Nursing Program, and to have a new, rapidly expanding Health Science Program. These programs offer a variety of avenues in health care careers.
We endeavor to provide you with the best health care education in keeping with the HPU vision that "Hawaii Pacific University is the premier, independent American University in and for the Pacific Region" and our mission "...to establish and sustain a vibrant intellectual. Professional and cultural bridge dedicated to preparing students for values-driven lives and productive work and service..."
Health care policy, epidemiology, and evidence-based practice theory guide the educational processes of our complex health care system. Students learn to understand and find pro-active solutions to health care issues throughout the lifespan continuum.
An education at HPU will set you on a personal and professional development path that will engage you in a rewarding educational pathway. We, at HPU CNHS are on the cusp of health, educational, and practice changes that effect the health care trends and policies in the United States.
Dale M. Allison, PhD, WHNP-BC, FNP, APRN-Rx, FAAN
Acting Dean and Professor