Mount Carmel College of Nursing offers its Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program on its satellite campus at Fairfield Medical Center in Lancaster, Ohio.

Mount Carmel College of Nursing Lancaster campus (MCCN-Lancaster) is an exciting partnership designed to help students realize their dream of achieving exciting careers in nursing, while meeting the increasing community demand for baccaulaureate-prepared nurses.

As part of MCCN’s program, students take general education coursework (Science/Humanities/English) at the Ohio University Lancaster (OU-L) campus during the first year, followed by a strong curriculum — during the second through fourth year — of nursing, theory, clinical courses, selected general education and science courses, all based at the Fairfield Medical Center campus.

For more information about MCCN-Lancaster campus, please contact Admissions at 614-234-5419.

Student Organizations

MCCN-Lancaster has several options for getting involved.

The Student Advisory Council organization designed to represent the ideals, values and beliefs of MCCN students and is dedicated to excellence in action. SGA is committed to working collaboratively with administration and faculty to enhance MCCN programs, activities and initiatives.

The Student Government Association of Mount Carmel-Lancaster which is MCCN's affiliate of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), a pre-professional organization that offers a variety of programs and activities aimed at fostering professional growth and development, and honing leadership skills. Joining the NSNA provides a number of benefits, including the opportunity to participate in state and national conventions, receive loans and scholarships, secure Professional Liability Insurance, and receive the association’s Imprint magazine.

The Student Ambassador program is designed to familiarize individuals throughout the campus and community with the offerings of MCCN. Students who are chosen to be college ambassadors represent the student body at various college events and are an integral part of MCCN communications efforts. These events range from casual to "black tie" affairs. College ambassadors perform a wide variety of tasks at these events such as: setting up the event, distributing programs, registering guests, and answering questions regarding MCCN.

Skills Lab

MCCN-Lancaster students have the opportunity to practice their skills in the Skills Lab on campus. The Skills Lab is a mock-up hospital space that helps apply assessment skills and nursing procedures that are learned in the classroom.

Simulation Labs

Fairfield Medical Center offers two simulation labs for high-fidelity human patient simulators to practice for real-life medical situations. The simulation labs allow students to perfect patient care and improve outcomes.

MCCN Corner

Want to relax between classes? Need to print a paper? MCCN-Corner holds a couch, tables and chairs, a small kitchen, and computers for students to utilize.

Fairfield Medical Center Café

The café features a grill area, soup and salad bar, hot entrees, cold items, desserts and hot and cold drinks. The café hours are:

  • Breakfast: 6:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Dinner: 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Conversations Coffee Shop

Located in the South Lobby, the coffee shop is open every day from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The coffee shop offers both drinks and snacks to get you through your day.


Fairfield Medical Center
401 North Ewing St.
Lancaster, OH 43130

Ohio University Lancaster
1570 Granville Pike
Lancaster, OH 43130

Programs available at this campus include:

  • Traditional Four Year Program

On-campus housing is not available at the Lancaster location.

Our main campus, located in the heart of Ohio, is situated in the historic Franklinton neighborhood of the state's capital city, Columbus. The College shares its campus with Mount Carmel West Hospital, giving students convenient access to abundant opportunities for hands-on learning and on-the-job training.

The main campus building houses classrooms, staff and faculty offices, a lounge, and a gymnasium with a performance stage. A new student recreation center on the lower level offers students a great way to connect with other students, study, purchase snacks, watch television and play games.

A beautiful student residence complex comprised of two apartment-style residences opened in 2007. Each fully furnished apartment unit houses four students and comes complete with two bedrooms, two baths, kitchenette, living room and washer/dryer.

Our Center for Learning and Education boasts a two-story health science library, a fully equipped computer laboratory, learning labs and meeting rooms, as well as additional classroom space and an auditorium.

Mount Carmel’s state-of-the-art, 11,000 square-foot Center for Innovative Learning provides our students unique learning opportunities. High-fidelity human patient simulators and other clinical education resources enhance their clinical skills. The Center is collaboration among the College, Mount Carmel Medical Education and Mount Carmel Medical Staff.

The College is on a bus line, and only a few minutes away from Columbus’ vibrant downtown, Short North, Brewery and Arena Districts.

Mount Carmel College of Nursing is an ideal environment for academic and clinical learning, with the kind of technological and ergonomic advances you’d expect from a contemporary medical education facility.

Programs available at this campus include:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Master of Science

Graduate Certificate Programs

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)