School of Nursing

Nursing is Bigger Than Ever

Want to be part of the employment boom in the nursing field? Grantham University’s School of Nursing offers online degrees that enable you to expand your knowledge and skill set in leadership, community concepts, research, and evidence-based, professional nursing practice, as performed in today’s global society. Choose the level of online nursing degree that suits you – and join the upward trend! Explore the options to select the MSN specialization that fits your career aspirations by reviewing the MSN comparison sheet.

Grantham School of Nursing offers three online degree options: an RN-BSN Degree Completion, an RN-MSN and a Master of Science in Nursing. Each option enables you to transition from RN to BSN, and go even further to obtain your MSN through our graduate nursing programs. As an RN furthering your education, you will have a distinct advantage in the marketplace.

School of Nursing Mission and Philosophy

Degree Programs

RN-BSN Degree Completion (Bachelor)

RN-MSN Bridge Program Option

Master of Science in Nursing

Case Management (MSN)

Nursing Education (MSN)

Nursing Informatics (MSN)

Nursing Management & Organizational Leadership (MSN)

Important Documents

Nursing Student Handbook
RN-BSN Portfolio Manual
MSN Capstone Manual
ePortfolio Directions
Confidentiality Disclosure
Preceptor Verification
Preceptor Agreement
Clinical Affiliation Agreement

Nursing Faculty

Our faculty are master educators and professional mentors – with plenty of real-world practice in their fields – dedicated to teaching, scholarship and service.

Dana Basara DNP, RN
Dean, College of Nursing & Allied Health
Gloria Ohmart EdD, MN, RN
Pat Winberg
Chair, School of Nursing and Allied Health
Evelyn Bowman PhD, MSN, RN
Margaret McGannon MSN, RN Cheryl Rules PhD, MSN, RN, CCRN-K,CNE
Patricia Frost MSN, RN Aimee Kirkendol DNP, MSN, RN, FNP-BC
Joan Haizlip MSN, RN Corinne Coppinger DNP, MSN, RN
Angel Yanez MSN, RN Kelli Reid MSN, RN
Carol Howland MSN, RN Denise Koechner MSN, RN
Delaney LaRosa MSN, RN Donna Tannahill MSN, RN

Consumer Disclosures

Students should review the educational and employment regulations for practice in the state(s) in which they are licensed. Grantham University makes no guarantee that the completion of course work in a program will permit an individual to obtain licensure, endorsement, state or national credentials, and/or employment. Individual schools and/or Boards of Nursing establish their own requirements for matriculation into higher levels of education.

Practice experience hours are required in the Master of Science in Nursing program. Students cannot complete practice experience hours in the following states based on physical presence restrictions set forth by the state: Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming. If there are changes regarding these states, the student will be notified through Grantham email and/or an email address on file.

Why Grantham?

In addition to our targeted online degree programs, take a look at why so many adult learners turn to Grantham for their online education:

  • Convenience.100% online format enables you to manage your studies at a time and place most convenient for your busy schedule.
  • Flexibility. Frequent course starts and eight-week classes empower you to choose the pace of your degree program.
  • Transfer credit. Past military and professional training, as well as previous college-level courses, are carefully reviewed for possible credit transferability to minimize your length of time to graduation.
  • Affordability. Low tuition rates, scholarship opportunities, and a Textbook and Software Grant program help ease the financial strain sometimes brought on by secondary education.
  • Attentive student support. Your dedicated student advisor is by your virtual side throughout your degree program – offering guidance, support and encouragement.
  • Knowledgeable instructors. Credentialed instructors, with years of experience in their respective fields, offer up professionally relevant coursework, highly applicable to your chosen field of study.

Enroll Today

Your Education. Your Life. Your Terms. At Grantham, the focus is on providing you a professionally relevant education at a convenient pace and format that works best with your busy lifestyle. To explore our nursing degrees, call
Grantham today at (888) 947-2684 and an admissions representative will be happy to assist you! Or simply fill out our online enrollment application to get started right away.