University of Charleston

University of Charleston

  1. The University of Charleston’s RN to BSN program was recently ranked as one of the best schools for online nursing degrees in West Virginia by RegisteredNursing.org. In its ranking, the website called the UC program “well rounded” and mentioned that instruction is offered on patient education, community health, and nursing management. It also noted that […]

  2. Camp Runs June 7, 8, 9 for Kanawha County High School Students For high school students considering a career as a nurse, the University of Charleston will offer a Nursing Boot Camp to enable students to learn what nursing – and nursing school – are all about. The camp will be held June 7th, 8th, […]

  3. Award of $964,850 Will Help Expand Both Associate and Bachelor Nursing Degree Programs  The University of Charleston (UC) has been awarded $964,850 through West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice’s Nursing Workforce Expansion Program, which is designed to address the state’s nursing shortage through a multifaceted approach to attract, train, and retain nurses in the Mountain State. […]

  4. Online Master’s Degree Nursing Program Enrolling Now The University of Charleston is offering a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree designed to prepare graduates for becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). The program will be offered online with just one on-campus residency required. The curriculum is 42 credit hours, and UC is currently enrolling […]

  5. Dr. Mindy Smith named Dean of School of Health Sciences Charleston, WV – July 1, 2021 – Dr. Mindy Smith has been named Dean of the Bert Bradford School of Health Sciences. She has been serving as Interim Dean since May, 2020. Smith brings more than 15 years of experience in higher education at UC […]

  6. Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program Ranked as One of the State’s Best by rncareers.org   Charleston, WV – April 15, 2021 – Rncareers.org has ranked the University of Charleston’s BSN program as one of its 2021 “Best Ranked RN Programs in West Virginia.”  The site also ranks the program as number 63 in the […]

  7. WV Drug Intervention Institute Partners with UC School of Pharmacy to Present “Change the Stigma” Conference for Future Health Professionals   Charleston, WV – Health professions majors from campuses throughout West Virginia and the United States are invited to join more than 100 University of Charleston students pursuing degrees in the pharmacy, nursing, physician assistant […]

  8. Degree Designed as Preparation for Becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner   Charleston, WV – March 5, 2021 – The University of Charleston will offer a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree designed to prepare graduates for becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), beginning Fall 2021. The program will be offered online with no more […]

  9. Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Earns Recognition for Student Membership   For the second year in a row, the UC OTA program has earned Gold Level Recognition for student membership in its national professional organization. Based on its 100% Association of Occupational Therapy Assistant student membership, Gold Level Recognition includes acknowledgement of the program in various […]

  10.   UC ADN Program Ranked by Nursing School Hub   The University of Charleston Associate Degree of Nursing program is second in the top 25 Associate Degree in Nursing Programs Ranking for 2021 by Nursing School Hub. “If the Covid-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that we cannot have enough nurses,” stated Ben Davis, […]