Part of a diverse campus, The University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing offers faculty and staff an opportunity to teach and mentor some of the nation’s best and brightest young scholars.

The University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing (CCN) prepares graduates for the professional practice of nursing. The college is a national innovator in clinical simulation in nursing education, utilizing simulators and telehealth technology in teaching, research and health care delivery. We partner with a variety of well-respected health care facilities to provide clinical experiences that ease the transition into the working world and prepare graduates for challenges after school.

The Capstone College of Nursing at the University of Alabama is growing– in enrollment and facilities– and we need more nursing faculty at all levels. CCN is currently searching for:

  • MSN-prepared Instructors
  • DNP-prepared Clinical Faculty
  • Tenure Track and Tenured Faculty with research preparation and experienceItem 4

With an enrollment of over 2,400 nursing students, CCN offers a traditional BSN program, an online RN-to-BSN program, and nurse administrator and nurse practitioner programs at the MSN level. The College also offers three types of doctoral programs: a Nursing Science PhD Program offered online in collaboration with the University of Alabama at Huntsville; a Doctor of Education for Nurse Educators program, jointly taught by CCN faculty and faculty in UA’s College of Education; and an online Doctor of Nursing Practice program.

With our winning traditions in athletics and academics, our programs are consistently ranked by U.S. News and World Report, including our most recent ranking in the Top 5% of BSN programs in the U.S. Our BSN graduates achieved a 100% NCLEX pass rate for first time test takers two years in a row. Our College is also recognized by the NLN as a National Center of Excellence in Nursing Education. Over 35% of incoming freshmen at UA have scored 30 or higher on their ACT exams, and we have over 940 National Merit Scholars on our campus. The University made the 2021 Forbes list of Best Employers for New Graduates.

We are located in Tuscaloosa, a vibrant college community with a moderate climate. Our campus has been ranked as one of the Most Beautiful Campuses in America. Come join us for a stimulating work environment and a great quality of life, at The University of Alabama – Where Legends are Made®.

The UA Capstone College of Nursing encourages those considering employment to view the openings posted below. Contacts for questions or more information can be found within the information for each opening. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action education institution/employer.