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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.

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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. ...


Nursing Instructor and Student

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. ...


Best Master's Degree: Most Affordable

Briar Cliff's online MSN: Nurse Educator program ranked among most affordable

Oct 6, 2017

Briar Cliff University's online Master of Science in Nursing (MSN): Nurse Educator program has been ranked No. 2 on the list of most affordable online MSN: Nursing Education programs published by The Best Master's Degrees. ...


Briar Cliff recognizes nursing majors, graduates and white coat recipients

May 19, 2017

Briar Cliff University’s Department of Nursing recognized 92 nursing majors and nurse practitioner students on May 18 during the 28th Annual Commitment to Professional Nursing and Pinning Ceremony, held in the Chapel of Our Lady of Grace on campus. ...


Dr. Roberto Dansie

Nationally renowned psychologist, motivational speaker to keynote health care conference at Briar Cliff

Mar 7, 2017

With a jovial personality as colorful as the Toltec medicine necklace he often wears around his neck, Dr. Roberto Dansie is an easy man to like. ...


Best Radiologic Technician Schools 2016-2017

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. ...


Briar Cliff nursing programs earn reaccreditation

Oct 24, 2016

The nursing degree programs at Briar Cliff University have been reaccredited through the year 2026 by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. ...


Affordable Colleges Online Best Nursing Programs 2016-2017

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. ...


Deena Zadow IHERF Scholarship

Briar Cliff online nursing student earns statewide IHERF scholarship

Jul 5, 2016

Deena Zadow, a Registered Nurse (R.N.) at Hancock County Health System, has been awarded a $3,500 scholarship from the Iowa Hospital Education and Research Foundation (IHERF). ...


Briar Cliff STEM Day

Sioux City seventh graders learn "STEM is everywhere" at Briar Cliff

May 6, 2016

Dog training at a STEM event? At first, it seemed weird to Jennifer Herrera, too. ...