UAB School of Nursing Earns National Honor


 

The University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing has been designated as a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence, which recognizes schools that have demonstrated a commitment to excellence and invested resources to distinguish themselves an area of nursing education.

The school was cited for its sustained efforts to "Enhance Student Learning and Professional Development."

"This designation is a confirmation of the UAB School of Nursing's commitment to preparing future nursing leaders, and aligns with our goals of maintaining excellence in teaching and learning," said Doreen C. Harper, PhD, dean of the UAB School of Nursing.

The UAB School of Nursing is ranked 13th in overall graduate programs, among the top five public schools of nursing in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and offers innovative bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs, including the state's only PhD in Nursing degree and a DNP degree offering BSN, MSN and Nurse Anesthesia Pathways; more than 10 specialty nurse practitioner tracks, advanced nursing executive majors in administration and informatics, and an Accelerated Master's in Nursing Pathway for students who already have one degree.

 
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