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CCNE REACCREDITATION VISIT:  SEPTEMBER 14-16, 2020

The School of Nursing at Northern Kentucky University will host an evaluation team from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) to review the BSN and MSN programs for reaccreditation. This virtual visit is scheduled for September 14-16, 2020 at Northern Kentucky University. Interested individuals and groups are invited to make comments directly to CCNE. All comments are considered confidential and are shared only with the evaluation team. Comments will be accepted until August 24, 2020. Please submit comments to: thirdpartycomments@ccneaccreditation.org

 

Innovative Degree and Certification Programs

NKU's nursing programs are directly associated with multiple top-ranked hospitals located throughout the Greater Cincinnati area. Additional experiences include area nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, and primary health care settings.
   

Simulation Center

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NKU’s Center for Simulation Education uses technology and thoughtfully designed spaces to create a safe learning environment where students can practice real-life healthcare situations.  The center features eight inpatient simulation rooms including an operating room, and a multi-bed critical care room.  In addition, the center has a simulated home health environment and eight outpatient examination rooms.  The simulation spaces, as described below, allow for exploration and learner-centered education. 

 

Accreditations

 

The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing, postgraduate APRN certificate and Post Master's Doctor of Nursing Practice degree at Northern Kentucky University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org)

Council on Accreditation
The NKU Nurse Anesthesia Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs, 222 S. Prospect Avenue Suite 304, Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001, Phone: 847-692-7050
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School of Nursing Mission

Consistent with the mission and values of NKU and CHHS, The School of Nursing empowers students to advocate for the well-being of all communities through an innovative, evidence-based learning environment that fosters excellence in academics, scholarship, engagement, practice, leadership and lifelong learning.

 

Our People

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Kim Dinsey-Read, Ph.D, MSN, RN

Director of Nursing & Associate Professor of the School of Nursing

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859-572-5630
dinseyreadk@nku.edu

 

Nurse Anesthesia Program
Graduate Nursing
Undergraduate Nursing