Department of Nursing

Advancing Health Care Excellence: Nursing at Shanahan University Introduction: At Shanahan University’s ...

Advancing Health Care Excellence: Nursing at Shanahan University

Introduction: At Shanahan University’s Department of Nursing, we are dedicated to fostering the next generation of nursing leaders, equipped to address the complex health challenges of the 21st century. Combining rigorous academic instruction with compassionate practice, our program is meticulously designed to prepare students for excellence in patient care, leadership in health settings, and advancements in global health initiatives.

Program Overview:

1. Comprehensive Nursing Education:

  • Foundational Knowledge: Students gain a deep understanding of human anatomy, physiology, and the principles of nursing care.
  • Clinical Competence: Through extensive clinical training, students develop critical skills in patient assessment, care planning, and implementation.

2. Advanced Specializations:

  • Public Health Nursing: Prepare to impact public health at local, national, and international levels by addressing broad healthcare needs and promoting wellness.
  • Acute Care: Focus on providing care in high-intensity settings, managing complex clinical conditions and emergencies.

3. Experiential Learning and Practice:

  • Simulated Practice Settings: Utilize state-of-the-art simulation labs that replicate real-world healthcare environments, enhancing clinical decision-making skills under expert supervision.
  • Clinical Rotations: Engage in supervised clinical placements across various healthcare settings, ensuring a well-rounded practical experience.

4. Research and Innovation:

  • Nursing Research: Participate in research projects that push the boundaries of healthcare knowledge and practices under the guidance of esteemed faculty.
  • Evidence-Based Practice: Learn to integrate research findings into clinical practice, optimizing patient outcomes and care efficiency.

5. Leadership and Professional Development:

  • Healthcare Leadership: Courses and workshops designed to develop leadership and administrative competencies for roles in healthcare management.
  • Global Health Perspectives: Understand and engage with global health challenges, preparing for roles that influence health policy and practice on an international scale.

Career Pathways: Graduates are equipped for impactful careers in:

  • Hospital and Clinical Care
  • Public Health Agencies
  • Healthcare Consultancy
  • Academic and Clinical Research
  • Nursing Administration

Why Choose Shanahan University?

  • Distinguished Faculty: Learn from a faculty of leading nursing educators and practitioners who bring a wealth of expertise and dedication to student success.
  • Innovative Learning Environments: Benefit from modern, well-equipped facilities designed to simulate complex clinical scenarios, preparing students for real-world challenges.
  • Community and Global Engagement: Our strong links with healthcare communities and global institutions provide unique opportunities for professional growth and networking.

Join Us: Shanahan University’s Department of Nursing invites you to join a community of scholars and professionals committed to healthcare excellence. Apply now to embark on a fulfilling journey that will shape your career and empower you to make a significant impact in the field of nursing.

It has come to our notice that some unscrupulous elements are impersonating Shanahan University, misleading unsuspecting individuals into purchasing forms with the promise of admission into our institution. We unequivocally denounce such dastardly act and dissociate Shanahan University, Onitsha from such dubious practices It is important to clarify that Shanahan University, Onitsha does
not solicit funds or personal information through unsolicited phone calls, emails, for the purposes of admissions. Our official communication channels remain through 

We urge all prospective students and the general public toexercise caution in dealing with anyone posing as Shanahan University agent as the University will not be liable to any damage incurred through such illicit and unauthorised transactions.

Rev.Fr Dr Emmanuel Emenu
Acting Registrar