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Based on the institutional precept, “For the kingdom of truth, justice and love" the College of Nursing strives ”To promote holistic education and professional competence, to pursue academic excellence and ethical scholarship“ as our educational principles. The College of Nursing retains excellent educational facilities such as comfortable lecture and debriefing rooms, furnished with ultramodern equipment and instruments, and laboratories for practice of fundamental nursing, clinical nursing, health promotion and nursing informatics. In addition, the college has secured clinical nursing practice within the Keimyung University Dongsan Medical Center, which has a 113-year history and ultramodern medical equipment and diverse health care institutions in the local community. Furthermore, our college operates an Institute for Nursing Science, Center for Pastoral Nursing and medical library, as well as a dormitory that accommodates 60 students. The graduates of our college have recorded a 100% pass rate at the national nursing licence examinations every year, all of whom succeed in securing desired jobs.

  • History

    The College of Nursing was founded in 1924 by Ms. Clara Hedburg Bruen who was a nursing missionary from Presbyterian Church in the USA. The college was reorganized into Dongsan Nursing College in 1979, and then into the Department of Nursing within the School of Mecine, Keimyung University in 1989. In 1993 the college was upgraded to a college of nursing, which is the first instance outside the Seoul metropolitan area. Special courses for RN-BSN Transfer to acquire bachelor's degree was opened in 2000. Thellege building was relocated to the present site within Seongseo campus in February 2010.

  • Educational Objectives

    The educational objectives of our college of nursing is to foster creative nurses dedicated to the pursuit of truth, to foster ethical nurses committed to the realization of justice and to nurture holistic nursing leaders devoted to the practice of love. The educational objectives of the nursing department are to cultivate creative and critical thinking ability in the practice of therapeutic caring, to cultivate professional nursing knowledge and skills for promotion of patient well-being, to nurture ethics in the nursing profession for the realization of the spirit of service for humanity, and to nurture a collaborative spirit and leadership in the development of the national health care system.

  • Equipment and Facilities

    Our college of nursing is housed in a newly constructed five-story building, with a total area of 8,448.7㎡. Our building has nine lecture rooms furnished with ultramodern equipment, five practice laboratories, six seminar rooms, rooms of professors, a Center for Pastoral Nursing, administrative offices, meeting rooms, faculty lounge, student union rooms, student circle rooms and an institute for nursing science.

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  • Update date 2016-03-11
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