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New Doctor of Nursing Practice Program

James Madison University is excited to announce their new online Doctor of Nursing Practice program is now enrolling for Spring 2014.

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PHOTO: Cindy RubensteinNurses Honored at 2013 Nurse of the Year Awards Gala

November 14, 2013

The Virginia March of Dimes has honored 21 outstanding Virginia nurses at the 2013 Nurse of the Year Awards Gala. Four of the honorees are part of the Nursing program at James Madison University.

PHOTO: VNF AwardVirginia Nurse's Foundation Leadership Awards

September 30, 2013

The Department of Nursing at James Madison University was well-represented at the Virginia Nurses Association Leadership Conference in Richmond, VA September 27-28, 2013.  At the Virginia Nurses Foundation gala, two of our faculty and one of our doctoral students were recognized. 

PHOTO: Cindy RubensteinCindy Rubenstein Receives Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award

September 24, 2013

Nursing educator, Dr. Cindy Rubenstein, was chosen for the Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing, or AACN.

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AACN Launches New Graduate Nursing Student Academy

Fall 2013

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is pleased to announce the formation of the new Graduate Nursing Student Academy (GNSA) created to provide high value programs, services, and resources to nursing students enrolled in master’s and doctoral programs.

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New AACN Data Confirm Sizable Growth in Doctoral Nursing Programs

Fall 2013

According to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), enrollment in doctoral nursing programs increased significantly last year, indicating strong interest in both research-focused and practice-focused doctorates.


  • May 12 – August 15
    JMU Summer Hours
    Offices are open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and on Friday from 8:00 a.m. - Noon
  • JMU Graduate Nursing Information Sessions
    Tuesday, September 23
    6:00 - 8:00
    Burruss Hall
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