Hiram College

Nurses learn effective patient care through hands-on learning and clinical experience, so our curriculum is designed to get you in the field as early as your sophomore year.

Choosing Hiram for nursing means access to the world’s premier health care facilities Northeast Ohio. Students participate in clinical experiences at:

Hospitals and Health Systems

  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation and affiliates
  • Cleveland Clinic Akron General Hospital
  • Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center
  • Mercy Health System
  • NorthCoast Behavioral Healthcare System
  • Summa Health, Akron City Hospital and St. Thomas Hospital
  • Trumbull Regional Medical Center
  • University Hospital System
  • University Hospitals Portage Medical Center

Community Health Agencies

  • Crossroads Hospice
  • University Hospitals Ambulatory Care
  • University Hospitals Home Care Services
  • Piccone Family Medicine

Nursing students gain experience in a range of specialties, including:

  • Adult
  • Pediatrics
  • Parent – Newborn
  • Gerontology
  • Community Health
  • Psychiatric Mental Health
  • Critical Care