Quadruplet Sisters Poised to Chart Own Courses for Success

Three-fourths of a set of quadruplets, Casey, Kelly, and Rachel Murphy are pursuing bachelor’s degrees in nursing together at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden.

At first glance, the similarities are unmistakable. Growing up three-fourths of a set of quadruplets, Casey, Kelly, and Rachel Murphy say they have gotten used to people recognizing them around their hometown of Swedesboro.

“Ever since we were young, even if people didn’t know us, they knew of us,” explains Rachel, who graduated from Kingsway High School with her quadruplet sisters in 2017.

But just as quickly, it’s easy to see what sets the sisters apart, and it’s their ability to work together as a team that has enabled each one to shine in their own unique way.

Beginning this fall, the sisters – and longtime study buddies – are pursuing bachelor’s degrees in nursing together at the Rutgers School of Nursing–Camden. The other quadruplet, Erin, is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in animal science at Oklahoma State University and is hoping to complete graduate school there to become a veterinarian.

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