CAL STATE EAST BAY NURSING offers a Bachelor of Science Degree program designed to prepare a nurse generalist: one who is able to apply nursing knowledge and provide culturally sensitive care to clients from a range of socioeconomic backgrounds. The curriculum integrates general and professional education to prepare a professional nurse who is also a well-educated citizen. We offer Pre-Licensure and Post-Licensure concentrations.  

We also offer a Master of Science in Nursing Program in Nursing Education or Nursing Leadership and Administration. The Master’s program provides a seamless pathway to a practice or research doctoral education for those interested in a doctoral degree.



The Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing at California State University at East Bay is approved by the State of California Board of Registered Nursing, 916-322-3350. Upon completion of the baccalaureate level nursing sequence, the student is qualified to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN) and apply for the California Public Health Nursing Certificate.

The Master's Degree in Nursing and Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing at California State University at East Bay are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, D.C. 20001, 202-887-6791.

Baccalaureate Degree previously accredited by National League for Nursing from 1975 to 2011.

Current letter indicating CCNE accreditation (master's)      
Current letter indicating CCNE accreditation (baccalaureate)   
Current letter indicating BRN approval (baccalaureate)         


 Please read about Professional Licensure and Accreditation.  

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Contact Us

Hayward Office

California State University, East Bay
25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542
College of Science
Student and Faculty Support Bldg, Room 502

Office Hours:
8:30 AM –5:00 PM, Mon–Fri


Phone: (510) 885-3481

Concord Office

California State University, East Bay
4700 Ygnacio Valley Road
Concord, CA 94521
Library Building, Room 143

Office Hours:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  Mon, Tues, Thurs
1:00 PM - 4:45 PM  Wed

Phone: (925) 602-6753