750+ Clinical Partners

At Kent State University College of Nursing, we recognize the importance of providing our students with the best hands-on clinical practicum experience possible.

That’s why we have created partnerships with over 750 hospitals, clinics, schools, community groups and healthcare organizations.

These clinical partners range in size from small, rural practices to large, state-of-the-art hospitals and health care organizations known worldwide. This broad range of partnerships gives our students the valuable clinical experience they need to be successful professional nurses in any organization.

A few of our clinical partners include:

  • Akron Children’s Hospital locations in Akron and the Mahoning Valley
  • Aultman Hospital locations in Canton, Alliance, Massillon
  • Cleveland Clinic locations throughout Northeast Ohio
    • Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center, Akron
    • Cleveland Clinic Euclid
    • Cleveland Clinic Fairview, Cleveland
    • Cleveland Clinic Hillcrest, Mayfield
    • Cleveland Clinic Lodi
    • Cleveland Clinic Lutheran, Cleveland
    • Cleveland Clinic Main, downtown Cleveland
    • Cleveland Clinic Marymount, Garfield Heights
    • Cleveland Clinic Medina
    • Cleveland Clinic Mercy Medical Center, Canton
    • Cleveland Clinic Southpoint, Warrensville Heights
      and other Cleveland Clinic locations
  • Bon Secour’s Health
    • Bon Secour’s Mercy Health locations - Youngstown, Warren, Boardman area
      and other Bon Secour’s Mercy Health locations
  • MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland area locations
  • Northcoast Behavioral Healthcare, Northfield
  • Summa Health System located throughout the Akron area
  • Trumbull Regional Medical Center, Steward Healthcare System, Warren
  • University Hospitals System
    • UH Lake Health Medical Center locations
    • UH Geauga Medical Center, Chardon
    • UH MacDonald Medical Center, Cleveland
    • UH Medical Center, downtown Cleveland
    • UH Parma Medical Center, Parma
    • UH Portage Medical Center, Ravenna
    • UH Rainbow Children's Medical Center, Cleveland
    • UH Southwest General Brunswick Medical Center
      and other associated University Hospitals locations state-wide

We offer clinicals at these locations, plus hundreds of other healthcare systems and providers.

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