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. 


2017 Joint CACN-COADN Conference:

Innovation and Partnerships: Building Our Future Together!
October 18-20, 2017

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa
71333 Dinah Shore Drive
Rancho Mirage, California 

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Nominate a Student for the Katie Bray Inspiration Award

The Katie Bray Guiney Inspiration Award recognizes outstanding nursing students who embody the distinctive qualities that Katie emulated throughout her life. Recipients of this award must be nominated by the faculty and dean/director from their undergraduate program. Use the link below to access more information and the application form. The 2017 Katie Bray Guiney Inspiration Award will be presented at an Awards Ceremony during the California Nursing Students' Association Convention, October 8, in Pomona.

Nominations by faculty and deans/directors only. Must be a member of the California Nursing Students Association. 

Download Katie Bray Guiney Inspiration Award Application


Bridging the Self Studies of the California BRN and CCNE


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CACN Board of Directors

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

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