• In the first half of 2011, Lienhard nursing graduates who were first-time test takers had a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX-RN!  Lienhard's Combined Degree Program (CDP) graduating class of December 2010 had a 100% pass rate on NCLEX-RN, the first class believed to have achieved 100% passing!  In the second quarter of 2011, the nursing school also had a 100% pass rate on the NCLEX, taken primarily by RN4 graduates.
  • The College of Health Professions recently graduated its first nursing and PA students. In May 2011, graduates from both professions proudly marched together under one banner!
  • Lienhard School of Nursing is now accepting applications for our "Grow our Own" program from alumni who are under-represented in the field of nursing.  Read more.
  • The College of Health Professions continues to engage in the Strategic Planning process with energy and enthusiasm! You can read the full strategic plan here.
  • In 2011, we celebrated the graduation of the first Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) cohort group. According to Joanne Singleton, PhD, RN, “We are proud of our first graduating class; not only have they have displayed an enormous level of commitment to a rigorous program, but they are all extremely well versed in the three pillars of the Doctor of Nursing Practice program: cultural competency, evidence-based practice, and primary health care, and will be much better Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioners as a result.”