College of Nursing News

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News Releases

Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 1:35pm
In its 2021 edition of Best Graduate Schools, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Kent State University in the top 100 Best Graduate Schools for a master’s degree in nursing. Kent State ranks No. 87 in the country in its debut on the Best Graduate Nursing Schools list while t...
Friday, June 5, 2020 - 4:16pm
Over the past several days, we have witnessed an entire nation in despair—despair at the pointless deaths of many young black men and women killed for reasons we have difficulty understanding. We bear witness to what happens when people feel hopeless and helpless. It is ironic th...
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 6:53pm
We are committed to the health of our Kent State students and the community. For this reason, effective at 3:00 PM today, March 13, 2020, all College of Nursing (BSN, MSN, DNP, PhD) clinicals are suspended until April 13, 2020 at which time we will re-evaluate.
Monday, February 3, 2020 - 3:48pm
Kent State University’s College of Nursing will welcome its first nursing cohort into the Ph.D. in Nursing revised program in the fall semester 2020. The newly developed, state-of-the-science curriculum was thoughtfully constructed to prepare students to address emerging areas of...
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 9:33am
Kent State University College of Nursing recently received a grant totaling $165,000 from Peg’s Foundation, formerly the Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation, a private grant-making foundation which supports mental health programs in northeast Ohio.
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 10:11am
Twenty northeast Ohio nurses, known as preceptors, were honored at Kent State University College of Nursing’s Thirteenth Annual Barbara Donaho Distinguished Leadership in Learning Awards on Thursday, April 11. Nominated by nursing students, this prestigious award recognizes excep...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 10:00am
University Hospitals and Kent State University are joining forces to address the ongoing nursing shortage in Northeast Ohio through a new Nursing education initiative that will increase the number of baccalaureate-degreed nurses who enter the workforce each year. This program wi...
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:33pm
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( granted 10 years accreditation to Kent State University College of Nursing baccalaureate and master’s...
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 1:33pm
Kent State University College of Nursing is proud to announce it has been awarded a new grant of $10,000 from Jonas Philanthropies, a leading national philanthropic funder of graduate n...