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Briar Cliff Announces Fall 2019 Dean's List

Jan 23, 2020

Briar Cliff is pleased to announce 318 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester of the 2019-2020 academic year, including 93 students who achieved a perfect grade point average of 4.0.

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Student Teaching and the Professional Development School at Briar Cliff

Aug 5, 2019

The Professional Development School at Briar Cliff University is a collaborative relationship between the Briar Cliff University Teacher Preparation Program and Leeds Elementary School. We spoke to some cooperating teachers working with our PDS and student teachers about the importance of these hands-on learning experiences. ...


Briar Cliff ranked among top RN-BSN online programs in Iowa

Aug 5, 2019

Briar Cliff University’s online RN-BSN program has been ranked among the top 10 online RN to BSN programs in Iowa by www.toprntobsn.com. ...


Briar Cliff announces new Master of Science in Nursing program for Psychiatric Mental Health

Jun 26, 2019

The Department of Nursing at Briar Cliff University revealed its newest nursing program, the Master of Science in Nursing: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, at a press conference on June 26 on Briar Cliff’s campus. ...


Briar Cliff music professor contributes resource guides to music textbook

Apr 16, 2019

Dr. Sean Burton, Director of Choral Activities and chair of the Department of Music at Briar Cliff University, contributed five resource guides to Teaching Music Through Performance in Choir - Volume 5 earlier this year. ...


Briar Cliff symposium to celebrate faith, learning and service

Mar 29, 2019

Briar Cliff University will host a unique faculty symposium in recognition of the inauguration of Rachelle L. Karstens as the University’s eleventh president on Wednesday, April 24 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the St. Francis Center on Briar Cliff’s campus. ...


Briar Cliff ranked among top online business administration programs

Mar 29, 2019

Briar Cliff University has been recognized among the top schools in the nation by Business-Management-Degree.net for its online business administration program. ...


Briar Cliff’s online degree completion programs recognized among nation’s best

Apr 6, 2017

Briar Cliff University’s online social work and nursing degree completion programs are each ranked among the Top 25 in the nation, according to an annual report by The Community for Accredited Online Schools. ...


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Briar Cliff’s rad tech program ranked among nation’s best

Dec 1, 2016

Briar Cliff’s four-year radiologic technology program is ranked among the top 50 in the nation, according to an annual report by The Community for Accredited Online Schools. ...


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Briar Cliff’s online nursing program receives national recognition

Oct 12, 2016

Briar Cliff's online RN-to-BSN program is listed among the nation’s “Best Online Nursing Degrees for 2016-17,” according to an annual report by the AffordableCollegesOnline.org (AC Online) website. ...