California Association of Colleges of Nursing

CACN represents colleges and universities offering baccalaureate and higher degree programs for California's nursing students. We are committed to providing the highest quality educational opportunities to benefit our students and communities. 


Fall 2016 CACN /COADN Joint Conference

The Nursing Force Awakens: Evolving Trends in Nursing Education
October 19-21, 2016

Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport Waterfront 
150 Anza Blvd.
Burlingame, CA 94010

Conference Flyer
Conference Agenda
Online Hotel Reservations
Registration Form

Recent New Grad RN Survey Shows Increased Employment Opportunities

This joint survey was the 6th annual survey conducted by HealthImpact, the California Board of Registered Nursing, the Association of California Nurse Leaders, and the California Student Nurses Association, with funding provided by Kaiser Permanente Northern California Patient Care Services and Kaiser Permanente Nurse Scholar Academy.

View Survey Report


Bridging the Self Studies of the California BRN and CCNE


View CACN Task Force Reports and Resource Documents


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CACN Board of Directors

President                  Philip Greiner
President-Elect Scott Ziehm
Past President Audrey Berman
Treasurer Alice Martenagara
Secretary Kristine Warner
Member-At-Large Debbie Tavernier

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