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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.

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Briar Cliff cultural responsivity conference will address Iowa’s changing population

Feb 18, 2019

Briar Cliff University will host its third annual cultural awareness conference, “Cultural Responsivity: Keeping Siouxland Healthy” on Wednesday, April 3 at the St. Francis Center on Briar Cliff’s campus. The conference will focus on providing culturally responsive services in the rapidly changing state of Iowa with a keynote address from Dr. Mark Grey, Director of the University of Northern Iowa: Iowa Center for Immigrant Leadership and Integration. ...


Briar Cliff nursing professor accepted into Parkinson’s Foundation Program

Oct 24, 2018

Briar Cliff University assistant professor of nursing and Clinical Nurse Practitioner Anasara Henry has been accepted to the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation. ...


Briar Cliff nursing department attends Iowa Association of Nursing Students convention

Oct 16, 2018

Briar Cliff nursing students Jamie Ramirez and Lauren Johnson were elected to the IANS Board of Directors at the convention. Ramirez was elected Vice President of the board and Johnson was elected Disaster Relief Director. Briar Cliff nursing faculty members Cathy Grimsley, assistant professor and Pre-Licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program Director, and Heather Stehr, assistant professor, both received Outstanding Teacher Awards. ...


Briar Cliff University and Western Iowa Tech sign nursing program articulation agreement

Sep 12, 2018

Briar Cliff University and Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC) will hold a signing event for their nursing program articulation agreement at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, September 17 in the boardroom on the WITCC campus. ...


Briar Cliff University ranked among top MSN programs

Sep 4, 2018

Briar Cliff University has been ranked among the best Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs for 2018 by OnlineMasters.com. ...


Briar Cliff University ranked among best online colleges in Iowa

Aug 2, 2018

Briar Cliff University has been ranked among the best online colleges in Iowa by TheBestSchools.org. ...


Briar Cliff's online nurse practitioner program honored as one of nation's best

May 9, 2018

The online master’s of nurse practitioner program at Briar Cliff University has been recognized as one of the nation’s best according to a new list by TheBestSchools.org. ...


Briar Cliff announces 2018 department ceremonies and commencement plans

Apr 24, 2018

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce its plans to honor the University’s 2018 candidates for undergraduate, master’s and doctorate degrees. ...


Briar Cliff signs RN-BSN articulation agreement with Iowa Western

Apr 16, 2018

Briar Cliff University has signed an articulation agreement with Iowa Western Community College of Council Bluffs, Iowa, allowing students with an associate degree in nursing to conveniently complete their BSN through Briar Cliff. ...


Briar Cliff signs RN-BSN articulation agreement with Iowa Central Community College

Apr 9, 2018

Briar Cliff University has signed an articulation agreement with Iowa Central Community College of Fort Dodge, Iowa, allowing students with an associate degree in nursing to conveniently complete their BSN through Briar Cliff. ...


Briar Cliff nursing department, St. Luke’s Palliative Care team to host film screening for National Healthcare Decisions Week

Apr 3, 2018

The Department of Nursing at Briar Cliff University and the UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Palliative Care team will host a screening of “Defining Hope,” a film about end-of-life care, on Monday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Luke’s Auditorium, located at 2720 Stone Park Blvd., Sioux City. This event is free and open to the public. ...


Briar Cliff signs RN-BSN articulation agreement with Iowa Lakes Community College

Jan 15, 2018

Briar Cliff University has signed an articulation agreement with Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, Iowa, allowing students with an associate’s degree in nursing to conveniently complete their BSN through Briar Cliff. ...


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Briar Cliff online Master's in Nursing program ranked among best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report

Jan 9, 2018

Briar Cliff's online Master's in Nursing program has been ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. ...


Briar Cliff ranked among best colleges for nursing majors in Iowa

Dec 20, 2017

Briar Cliff has been ranked among the best colleges for nursing majors in Iowa by Zippia. ...


Briar Cliff and Northwest Iowa Community College articulation agreement

Briar Cliff signs RN-BSN articulation agreement with Northwest Iowa Communinty College

Dec 19, 2017

Briar Cliff University has signed an articulation agreement with Northwest Iowa Community College in Sheldon, Iowa, allowing students with an associate’s degree in nursing to conveniently complete their BSN through Briar Cliff. ...