Nursing Program


Welcome to the Ocean County College School of Nursing Website


We invite you to visit the links on this page to learn about all three options for our RN program.

Currently there are day and evening lecture options. Clinical experiences are held during the day. Our Traditional Program, featuring a combination of classroom study and clinical experiences prepares graduates for a variety of health care settings. Upon graduating, you will be ready to begin your search for career opportunities in the Nursing profession.

The On Site On Line Nursing Program is for students to complete an RN program by attending class one or more days per week (primarily on-site in host institutions supplemented by web-assisted instruction. You must have prior hands-on healthcare experience to qualify.)

Career Mobility, is for students that are LPN's and would like to become RN's. They can contact the School of

Nursing Office at 732-255-0393.


Our School of Nursing Faculty and Staff:

Teresa Walsh - Dean of Nursing

Mary Fennessy - Academic Administrator

Professor Lisa Braunwell - Nursing 4

Professor Ivory-Brown - Nursing 2

Professor Lisa Bruder - Nursing 1

Professor Holly Davies - Nursing 1

Professor Lois Donovan - Nursing 3 osol

Professor Sandra Kearns - Nursing 1 and Nutrition

Dr. A. Leah Kelly - Nursing 4

Professor Maybeth Millan - Nursing 2

Professor Kathy Mullen - Nursing 3

Professor Purpuro - Nursing 3

Professor Joan Raso - Nursing 1 and Nutrition


Lab Staff:

Maryann Kaufmann - Nursing Simulation, Skills and Student Retention Specialist

Laura Skrable - Assistant Nursing Skills Lab Specialist

Office Staff:

Linda Wilson, Office Manager

Audrey Dvorak, Administrative Assistant


OCC School of Nursing has full accreditation from:


Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

3343 Peachtree Road, NE Suite 850

Atlanta, GA 30326





The New Jersey Board of Nursing

124 Halsey Street

Newark, NJ 07102