Nursing http://wunc.org en North Carolina A&T Nursing School: Future Uncertain http://wunc.org/post/north-carolina-nursing-school-future-uncertain <p></p><p></p><p>North Carolina A&amp;T's nursing degree program is in peril after the UNC Board of Governors decided to temporarily suspend enrollment.</p><p></p><p>In 2010 and 2011, fewer than 75 percent of A&amp;T's nursing school passed the National Council Licensure Examination on the first try.&nbsp; That could have terminated the program, but the Board of Governors gave the nursing school two more years to get passing scores above 85 percent.</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:45:05 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 34289 at http://wunc.org North Carolina A&T Nursing School: Future Uncertain Program Aims for More Nursing Education http://wunc.org/post/program-aims-more-nursing-education <p>A new <a href="http://www.ecu.edu/cs-admin/news/ribn.cfm" target="_blank">nursing program</a> at East Carolina University and four area community colleges aims to train new nurses in their home communities. The goal is to increase the number of nurses with bachelor's degrees - to meet the growing demand for highly-trained clinicians and administrators. Kelly Cleaton is recruiting students for the program. She says qualified applicants will pursue their associate's degrees at their local community college, and eventually get their baccalaureates from ECU.<br> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 14:40:00 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson 3349 at http://wunc.org Nursing Program Reinstated at Fayetteville State http://wunc.org/post/nursing-program-reinstated-fayetteville-state <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(162, 191, 228);">State health officials have approved reinstating of the bachelor's program in nursing at Fayetteville State University. Chancellor James Anderson suspended the program two years ago due to low test scores and conflicts among nursing instructors. Wed, 25 May 2011 21:00:00 +0000 Will Michaels 8747 at http://wunc.org School Nurses Watch State Budget Closely http://wunc.org/post/school-nurses-watch-state-budget-closely <p></p> Mon, 02 May 2011 09:30:00 +0000 Rose Hoban 8878 at http://wunc.org