Department Chair: Brooke Bentley

The School of Nursing at Eastern Kentucky University has a proud 40 year history of preparing students for professional nursing practice and providing healthcare services to our Appalachian region rural communities.

The mission of the School of Nursing is to educate nurses at the Associate, Baccalaureate, Masters and Doctorate levels who work in interprofessional environments to promote health and well-being for diverse populations across the Commonwealth, country and world.

Dates of Existence

Historical Names

  • Department of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing (1997- 2020)


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Doctor of Nursing Practice Projects

Nursing Faculty and Staff Scholarship