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Sandra Horvat,

Clinical Instructor of Nursing

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About Professor Horvat

Sandra D. Horvat, is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at Saint Peter’s University since 2014. She currently teaches in the generic BSN and RN to BSN programs.

She received a diploma in nursing from St. Vincent Medical Center School of Nursing, associate degree in Natural Sciences from Lourdes College, a B.S.N. from Saint Peter’s College, a M.S.N. from Saint Peter’s College, and is currently a certified Ed.D. candidate in the Executive Program for Nurses at Teachers College, Columbia University.

Her clinical expertise includes community health nursing, medical/surgical nursing, pediatrics, and school nursing. She has also worked as an assistant nurse manager and nursing case manager.

“I am proud to be a nurse and am honored and excited to educate our future nurses of tomorrow.”

Research Interests

  • Professional Generosity

Career & Accomplishments


  • Saint Peter's College (Englewood Cliffs), M.S.N

  • Saint Peter's College (Englewood Cliffs), B.S.N

  • St. Vincent Medical Center School of Nursing (Toledo, Ohio), Diploma in Nursing

  • Lourdes College, Associate Degree in Natural Sciences


  • 2016 and 2019 - Daisy Faculty Award

  • 2011 - M.S.N Nursing Medal from Saint Peter's College - Highest GPA at graduation

  • 2008 - B.S.N Nursing Medal from Saint Peter's College - Highest GPA at Graduation

  • 1992 - present - Certified Pediatric Nurse

Professional Associations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners – Member
Society of Pediatric Nurses – Member
American Nurses Association – Member
National League for Nursing – Member

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