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: Creating the Future Together!
October 18-20, 2017

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

Online Hotel Reservations - Make your reservations by September 16, 2017 to guarantee the conference rate!

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More Information and Online Registration Coming Soon! 

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 Leah FitzGerald
Member-At-Large Debbie Tavernier

More information about CACN's Board of Directors