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Nursing School Overview
Kent State University offers one of the finest Nursing Programs in Ohio. At the College of Nursing, expert faculty and administrators work with students to enhance professional education and success. All of Kent State’s offerings provide a base for professional development.
Our College of Nursing faculty and staff are dedicated to helping each student reach his or her full potential. Learn more about the unique opportunities available through Kent State’s College of Nursing today - from an Associate Degree through a PhD and now including the DNP. Discover your options when you enroll in a top Nursing Program in Ohio.
The baccalaureate and master's programs in nursing, and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Kent State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.
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News & Announcements
Dana Hansen Receives Dr. Richard A. Zeller Nursing Research Award
Dana Hansen, RN, MSN, Ph.D., has received the Dr. Richard A. Zeller Nursing Research Award from the College of Nursing for her study titled “The Caregivers’ Experience with an Illness Blog: A Pilot Study.”
College of Nursing Stages Disaster Simulation Exercise Nov. 13 & 18
Kent State University’s College of Nursing and College of Public Health are collaborating with the Portage County Health Department and the Emergency Management Agency (EMA) to stage a disaster simulation exercise.
Carol Moore Receives Social Justice Award from Portage County NAACP
Carol Moore, senior instructional designer at Kent State’s College of Nursing, received the Promotion of Social Justice award from the Portage County NAACP at their annual Freedom Fund Dinner at the Kent State Student Center on November 1, 2014.
Cathy Fluharty Selected for Harvard Medical School Palliative Care Program
Cathy Fluharty has been accepted into the 2014-2015 Harvard Medical School program in Palliative Care Education and Practice (PCEP). Fluharty is a Kent State University College of Nursing alumna and current Kent State clinical instructor.
Melissa Dyer Receives Kent State Outstanding Teacher Award
Congratulations to Melissa Dyer, MSN, lecturer and course coordinator in the College of Nursing, for receiving a Kent State University 2014 Outstanding Teacher Award.
IMAGE: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Careers in Nursing 2011 Innovation Award Recipient