Nursing

Class of 2021 Graduate Profile: Russell Patrick

Monday, April 19, 2021

Russell Patrick is used to hard work. For eight years, he worked 16-hour shifts, seven days a week in the coal mines. But this weekend, when he walks across the stage in the Feaster Center, signaling his distinction as a Fairmont State University RN-BSN graduate, he will have officially completed his most difficult – yet rewarding – challenge to date, all while heeding his father’s sage advice. 

Mon Health and Fairmont State announce F2M Partnership

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Mon Health System and Fairmont State University announced today during a joint press conference the launch of the Mon Health Scholars Program & the F2M Partnership. 

The new partnership between Fairmont State University’s School of Nursing and Mon Health System, Inc. offers traditional ASN and LPN to ASN students a scholarship and the promise of employment with Mon Health System after completing their degree. 

School of Nursing ranked in top RN to BSN Programs by RegisteredNursing.org

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Fairmont State University has been ranked No. 2 for the Best Online RN to BSN Program in West Virginia by RegisteredNursing.org. 

RegisteredNursing.org works to provide students with information to help make the right choice for them when selecting a nursing program. They build a database of nursing programs for all degree levels and specializations across the country and then filter out programs. 

New scholarship aids Harrison County students to earn nursing degree

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Clarksburg-native Mary Ann Yambrick Sharp never attended Fairmont State University and was unable to become a registered nurse because her family could not afford college.

FSU Nursing Adjunct Named WVHIMA Distinguished Member

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

FSU to Host Open House for Adult Students on Aug. 1

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

A college diploma can open up new career opportunities for working adults. Economic projections indicate that by 2018 more than 49 percent of jobs in the state will require education or training beyond high school, but only 26 percent of West Virginians have completed an associate or bachelor’s degree.

Fairmont State University is hosting an Open House for Adult Students on Aug. 1 for those considering finishing a degree started earlier in life or beginning a new degree.

Public Comment Sought Regarding FSU Nursing Programs

Monday, June 24, 2013

The Fairmont State University School of Nursing and Allied Health Administration announces that it will host a site review for continuing reaccreditation of its RN to BSN Nursing program.

A team of reviewers representing the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education will visit the main campus in Fairmont on Oct. 14-16.

Nursing Student Excited to Help First Patient After Earning Degree

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Liz Boord of Kingmont has no trouble recalling the first moment she decided to apply to Fairmont State University. It was the day she watched her sister, Laura Lombardi, give birth to a son, Joseph. It was Aug. 1, 2009. “The nurses were so cool. When they let me help, that was my ‘wow’ moment,” she said. By August 2010, the wife and mother was taking anatomy and microbiology classes as an FSU undergraduate student pursuing her own Associate of Science degree in Nursing. 

Moore Than A Nurse

Thursday, September 01, 2011

When you walk through the door of the Simulation Center for the School of Nursing and Allied Health Administration, you feel like you’ve stepped off of a college campus and into an interactive clinical setting. The initiative to develop this lab, which currently has four human patient simulators and a new childbirth simulator, was headed by Connie Moore, Associate Professor/Senior of Nursing.

Nursing Program to Host Open House on March 25

Friday, March 19, 2010

The Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Program at Fairmont State University is hosting an Open House for registered nurses who are interested in further education.

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