Suzanne Wurster, PhD, RN, CNE, NPD-BC, CEN, CCIT

Suzanne Wurster
Suzanne Wurster

Title: Pre-Licensure Director & Chair/Assistant Professor

Department: Nursing

Office: 16 LOY

Phone: (610) 647-4400 Ext: 3691

PhD in Nursing Education - Nova Southeaster University
MSN in Nursing Education - Drexel University
BSN - Drexel University
RN Diploma - Brandywine School of Nursing


My nursing background started in the emergency room at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, NC. I worked in the emergency room for 9 years before moving into nursing education. My nursing education background involves staff development at Chester County Hospital and then teaching, both in classroom and clinical, in a prelicensure ADN and BSN programs. I’ve also taught in an MSN program.

Courses Taught

NUR 405, NUR 410, NUR 202, NUR 307, NUR 200, NUR 435


Immaculata University Presentations:

  • Simulation & Debriefing Training April 21, 2021
  • Next Gen Teaching Strategies October 7, 2021
  • Next Gen NCLEX Teaching Strategies November 4, 2021
  • Assessing Clinical Judgment During Simulation December 2, 2021
  • Development of a Simulation October 20, 2022
  • Facilitation of a Simulation November 3, 2022
  • Debriefing a Simulation December 1, 2022

Nova Southeastern University = November 2020: Unpacking narrative pedagogy for today’s nurse educators: Findings from a descriptive phenomenological study

Sigma Nursing poster presentation – November 2021: Enacting Narrative Pedagogy: The Lived Experience of Pre-Licensure Baccalaureate Nursing Faculty

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