The Department of Nursing facilitates the educational preparation of men and women as generalists and advanced practice nurses in the professional practice of nursing. To this end, the faculty and students are supportive of Catholic and Christian values and the dignity of the human person. To advance this mission, the Department is centered on nursing as a healing ministry, which is focused on the health of the person in his environment. The Nursing Department is further dedicated to the promotion of learning, academic excellence in teaching, and is supportive of professional nursing standards and evidence-based nursing practice.
Emily Burgess saves lives in the emergency room of the INOVA Health System in Fairfax, Virginia. She enjoys teaching students and new graduates, as well as walking with patients and… read more
Melissa McCartney became passionate about pursuing a career as an Operating Room (OR) nurse during her clinical sessions as a nursing student at Franciscan University of Steubenville. Still, she never… read more
Maggie McDermott ’15 Nursing “The nursing profession frequently presents moments in which there is a choice between giving your all or just doing the bare minimum, sticking true to your… read more