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BCU’s Doctor of Nursing Practice Ranked 2nd Best Nationally

Jun 24, 2020

The Briar Cliff University Doctor of Nursing Practice program was recently ranked 2nd of the Best Online DNP Programs by www.edumed.org.

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Students Receive Program Awards and Honors Recognition

Jun 8, 2020

Briar Cliff is pleased to announce the winners of program awards as well as recognizing this year’s graduating class of the Honors Program. ...


Online Master Nursing Program Ranked Most Affordable

Jun 5, 2020

The Briar Cliff nursing program has been recognized as one of the most affordable online nurse practitioners master programs by NPSchools.com. ...


Briar Cliff Nursing Department Adds Faculty

Jun 2, 2020

The Briar Cliff University nursing department is pleased to welcome Dr. Candance Chihak and Dr. Shannon O'Connell-Persaud to campus. ...


Briar Cliff Nursing Instructor Receives “Provider of the Year” Award

Apr 9, 2020

Briar Cliff University assistant nursing professor Heather Stehr was awarded Provider of the Year by the Siouxland Community Health Center. ...


Briar Cliff University Recognized for 5 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.

Dec 10, 2019

Briar Cliff University has been awarded top ranking status for multiple degree programs by Intelligent.com. Briar Cliff University was listed amongst hundreds of other competing institutions across the nation. ...


Briar Cliff Adds Nursing Faculty

Sep 5, 2019

Briar Cliff is excited to welcome two new faculty to the nursing program. ...


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 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. ...