Check out the story of Kara (Good ’12) Painton, who came to Valpo because of a Valpo Visit Day and continued through her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.
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Then you want to be a Valpo-educated nurse!
The Virtual Nursing Learning Center offers patient stations complete with interactive mannequins, beds and equipment simulating a hospital environment. Using mannequins that are realistic in almost every way, examinations and procedures can be practiced. A recent expansion offers more opportunities for hands- on learning!
The College of Nursing and Health Professions promises rigorous instruction, with plenty of support along the way. Click here to find out what's available for nursing students seeking tutoring assistance, books, video resources, group study opportunities, or additional practices with skills and assessments.
The Student Nurses Association is a national organization that celebrates nursing and promotes discussion of current health care issues. The state level informs each school's chapter of upcoming events and issues. The National Student Nurses' Association convention also raises new issues that affect the future of nursing. Five Valparaiso University student represented our College of Nursing and Health Professions at the NSNA 2010 meeting.
Exceptional value is a hallmark of Valparaiso University. Some 90 percent of all Valpo students receive some form of financial aid. Take a look at some of the scholarship information for the College of Nursing and Health Professions.
The baccalaureate, master's, and DNP program at Valparaiso University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20036, (202) 887-6791