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School of Nursing Named National Center for Excellence in Nursing Education
October 13, 2016

The National League of Nurses has selected the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing as a 2016 Center of Excellence in Nursing Education. The School of Nursing received the designation for creating environments that enhance student learning and professional development. The NLN Center of...


Program Offers New Path to Bachelor's Degree
July 25, 2016

A new program from the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing will allow top students at local institutions of higher education to transition seamlessly from earning an associate’s degree to starting a bachelor’s. The early entry option paves the way for qualified nursing students at affiliated...

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Future Nursing Student, Native of the Philippines, Adapts and Thrives
June 22, 2016

  Even though East Davidson High School senior Jea Garcia never met Mary Pope Osborne or Barbara Park, she can thank in part the authors of the "Magic Tree House" and the Junie B. Jones series, respectively, for her smooth transition to life in the United States.​ Garcia, 19, a Philippines...

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Online Nursing Program Jumps in National Rankings
January 26, 2016

The UNC Charlotte School of Nursing’s national profile received a significant boost this month with the online graduate program’s 33-spot ascendance in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Rankings. The program jumped to 54 in the national rankings, up from 87 last year. Department Chair Dee...

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School Nursing Workshop Addresses Child Maltreatment
January 6, 2016

Nurses from across Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools traveled to UNC Charlotte’s campus recently for a workshop on diagnosing and dealing with child maltreatment. School of Nursing clinical professor Kathy Jordan led the half-day event, which provided a comprehensive overview of child...


Introducting Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI)
December 18, 2015

Starting January 2016, the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing will begin using Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) products to enhance student success! We are excited about this new partnership and what it means for both faculty and students. Students will be oriented to the new product in January...


Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Information Session
November 10, 2015

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is the terminal practice degree in Nursing. This degree builds upon the student's current knowledge of clinical practice.  The DNP will prepare students to practice at the highest clinical level and provide leadership in our dynamic healthcare...

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School of Nursing Graduate Named United States Air Force Cadet of the Year
October 20, 2015

When she was a child, Second Lieutenant Kailey Filter heard a story about a pair of stretchers rushed into a hospital, one after another. The first held a man, the second: his missing foot. The mother of Filter’s close childhood friend was a nurse. She often came home and told the girls about her...


Pat Campbell Wins 4th Annual Distinguished Alumni Award
April 10, 2015

The School of Nursing has honored Patricia Campbell with its 4TH Annual Distinguished Nursing Alumni Award. Campbell, who received her undergraduate (84’) and masters (88’) nursing degrees from UNC Charlotte, is Vice President of Women’s and Children’s Services at Novant Health Charlotte....