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    Southern Adventist University
   
 
  Nov 21, 2017
 
 
    
Graduate Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Nursing


Dean: Barbara James

Program Coordinator: Holly Gadd

Graduate Enrollment Counselor: Diane Proffitt

Faculty: Bonnie Freeland, Holly Gadd, Jeff Gates, Jaclynn Huse, Barbara James, Frances Johnson, Michael Liedke

Adjunct Faculty: Stephen Bauer, Michael Cafferky, Ronda Christman, H. Robert Gadd, Jan Haluska, Harold Mayer, Harry W. Miller III, Robert Montague, Cliff Olson, MaryAnn Roberts, Dennis Steele, Don Van Ornam, Neville Webster, Jon Wentworth, Ben Wygal

Mission Statement

The mission of the School of Nursing is to provide a Christian learning environment that values academic excellence and fosters personal and professional growth to meet the diverse healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities.

The School of Nursing’s graduate programs are designed to provide opportunities for advanced practice and upward mobility within healthcare. The purpose of the graduate programs is to provide master’s and doctoral level SDA Christian nursing education for individuals who desire to serve local communities and the Seventh-day Adventist world church in advanced nursing roles.

Degrees Offered

The School of Nursing offers Master’s and Doctoral degree programs.

Master’s Degrees: 

The School of Nursing offers a Master of Science in Nursing with the following emphases:

  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - Adult/Gerontology
  • Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Educator (available on campus and online)

The School of Nursing in collaboration with the School of Business and Management offers a dual degree:

  • Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)—(available on campus and online)

The School of Nursing offers an accelerated RN to MSN program for Registered Nurses with an Associate Degree or Diploma in nursing. The emphases include:

  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - Adult/Gerontology
  • Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Educator (available on campus and online)

The School of Nursing offers a post-Master’s certificate in the following emphases:

  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - Adult/Gerontology
  • Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Educator (available on campus and online)

The School of Nursing offers a Doctor of Nursing Practice with the following emphases:

  • Acute Care - Adult/Gerontology (online)
  • Acute Care Specialization (online)
  • Lifestyle Therapeutics (online)

Programs

Graduate Major

Dual Majors

Certificate