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Nursing (M.) •
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Admission • Alumni •
RN-to-BSN at ECC
Andrea Raincrow-Chisholm, MN, RN
Endoscopy Manager, Gastroenterology Associates
"My SMU education provided me with essential tools I
discovered I had been lacking and the confidence to take my
leadership skills to a higher level. I have been fortunate in my
thirty year nursing career to have had quality educational
experiences interwoven in the fabric of my day to day life and
SMU will forever be an integral part of that."
Stabnow, BSN, RN
Clinical Manager, Gastroenterology Associates
"SMU provides an educational experience that allows you to expand
your knowledge and ways of thinking that will enhance you as a
person and in your career. "
Jacqueline Johnson, MPA, RN
Practice Administrator, Gastroenterology Associates
"It's exciting to develop your potential and push yourself to
explore new interests, opportunities, and life-long dreams. I made
life-long friends and professional connections at Saint Martin's.
The atmosphere was one of succeeding, and there was so much
Okita, MSN, ARNP
Adult Nurse Practitioner, Private Practice
"The RN to BSN program at Saint Martin's helped prepare me
for nursing positions that required advanced critical thinking
and leadership skills, and inspired me to pursue a master's
degree in nursing. The program also broadened my perspective on
both nursing and health care, and was excellent preparation for
Chuck Cumiskey, MBA, RN
Nurse Supervisor, Madigan Army Medical Center
"In nursing practice, it is ever more important to have an
evidence-based education and is why continuous learning is
essential to the professional nurse."
Simpson, MSN, RN
Director of Behavior Health Services
Providence Southwest Washington Region
(BSN '96, MSN '98)
"Saint Martin's University was personal and very
individualized to each and every student. The instructors took
time to know each student which made the program extra special.
The confidence and leadership skills that Saint Martin's
provided have assisted me in both my personal and professional
life. I am so excited that we have Saint Martin's to refer
people to again."
Diane Hamilton, MN,
Clinical Manager, Providence Centralia Hospital
"The small class sizes taught by experts in the field allowed
opportunities for real-life, real-work discussions. The
experiences and knowledge gained through my education helped me
to see a bigger picture, consider many angles and value the
perspectives of others."
Kinderman, PhC, MN, RN
Associate Professor, Linfield College (BSN '99)
"Advancing my nursing degree at Saint Martin's University
changed my professional and personal perspective about the
diversity around us. Saint Martin's liberal arts foundation
served me well as I progressed through my graduate degrees.
Liberal arts education directly impacted my day-to-day nursing
care delivery as well as the varied leadership roles I assumed
in hospital settings."