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Nursing: About our School

Special Initiatives

Armstrong's School of Nursing is proud to have 1 HRSA-funded project, St Mary's. St Mary's is a community outreach of St. Joseph's, in collaboration with Armstrong State University's School of Nursing. The Health Center provides primary care for uninsured, financially eligible adults 19-64 years of age who live or work in Chatham County. Primary care services are provided by nurse practitioners and physicians, as well as volunteer providers and staff.

Armstrong's School of Nursing also hosts a chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International, the Rho Psi chapter.

For more information, please contact the Nursing School at 912.344.2575

IP Health Care Summit

This annual conference, hosted by the InterProfessional Collaborative Practice Project, along with Armstrong’s College of Health Professions and St. Joseph’s Candler Health System brings together practitioners from various healthcare professions to share presentations around several themes related to interprofessional healthcare practice. The InterProfessional Collaborative Practice Project is made possible through a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration Nurse Education, Practice, Quality, and Retention: Interprofessional Collaborative Practice, Grant #UD7HP25051


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Department of Nursing Scheduled for Re-accreditation Review

(January 7, 2016) - The Department of Nursing at Armstrong State University is scheduled for a re-accreditation review by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing and post-graduate APRN certificate program in nursing for February 24-26, 2016.

Two New Nursing Programs Launched

(Dec. 20, 2014) — In response to a growing demand for nursing professionals, the College of Health Professions at Armstrong State University—the number one producer of undergraduate health professionals in the University System of Georgia since 2007—has launched two new nursing programs that will help remedy the projected shortage of nurses statewide.

Nursing Student Crowned Miss Collegiate America

(September 4, 2014) — Armstrong State University student Megan Gordon was crowned the 2014 Miss Collegiate America on July 6 in Orlando, Fla. Gordon, who is originally from North Augusta, S.C., is a junior in Armstrong’s nursing program.

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