Santa Fe Community College Department of Nursing

Santa Fe Community College (SFCC) serves a predominantly Hispanic population. The school partnered with Capital High School, which is also predominantly Hispanic and low-income, to establish a pathway for high school students to become Licensed Practical Nurses and later earn an associate’s degree in nursing. The LPN program has a 100% pass rate. SFCC also has a pathway program with…

Duke University School of Nursing

Duke University School of Nursing (DUSON) is making efforts to address social determinants of health and end health inequity “through transformative excellence in education, clinical practice, and nursing science.” Its mission statement emphasizes cultural sensitivity and celebrating differences. In tandem with the Center for Latino Adolescent and Family Health, DUSON developed a framework for mitigating harmful social determinants. Some faculty…