Category: Nursing

The Excelsior College School of Nursing is led by seasoned nursing professionals who possess substantial practical experience and advanced academic degrees in nursing. The School is a designated National League for Nursing (NLN) Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, and eligible students can be inducted into the International Honor Society of Nursing.

Mary Beth Hanner, Excelsior College

Editor’s Note: Mary Beth Hanner, provost and chief academic officer, was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, on October 13 in Washington, D.C. The following is an article that appeared in the Fall 2012 Issue of Live&Learn, Excelsior College’s biannual magazine. Leading the Way By Dana Yanulavich, Excelsior Life News Staff; …

Glens Falls Hospital has selected Excelsior College, a designated Center of Excellence in Nursing Education, as a partner in its effort to streamline access to undergraduate degree programs for staff nurses. In addition, the agreement extends to all other Glens Falls Hospital staff members, their spouses, and domestic partners who wish to pursue Excelsior’s undergraduate …

Excelsior College was named the “Top Degree Producer” for minority students seeking associate degrees in nursing, according to the May issue of Diverse Issues in Higher Education. The college as a whole also experienced an uptick in the number of minority graduates across all disciplines. In 2009-2010, 668 minority students – 30% of the associate …