Wilkes University Doctor of Philosophy in nursing student, Jamie Hankins, was awarded the Promise of Nursing Faculty Fellowship for the Pennsylvania region. The fellowship, administered by the Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association, is awarded to registered nurses enrolled in graduate-level, degree-granting programs in select regions of the United States.
Wilkes University Accelerated Baccalaureate in Nursing Program Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on National Examination
Recent graduates from Wilkes University's accelerated baccalaureate in nursing program achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).
Wilkes University Students Celebrated as Local Heroes by the American Red Cross of Northeast Pennsylvania
Two Wilkes University nursing students were recently awarded the Medical Emergency Services Award by the American Red Cross of Northeast Pennsylvania for aiding a bicyclist hit by a car last year.
Wilkes University's Passan School of Nursing continues to lead nursing education with the launch of a doctor of philosophy degree in nursing. The new degree addresses a critical need in nursing education: a supply of Ph.D.-prepared nursing faculty to teach in nursing programs. The Ph.D. in nursing is the only one of its kind in the region and only the second Ph.D. to be offered in northeast Pennsylvania.