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Among leaders of the online MSN program at UMMC's School of Nursing are, from left, Dr. Derek Holt, assistant professor of nursing and director of the family nurse practitioner track, Dr. Jeanne Calcote, assistant professor of nursing and director of the nursing and health care administrator tracks, Dr. Kim Douglas, associate professor of nursing and director of the nurse educator track, and Dr. Carl Mangum, associate professor of nursing and director of the psychiatric/mental health nurse practitioner tracks.

UMMC’s online MSN program rises to 33rd in the country in U.S. News & World Report list

Monday, January 30, 2023

The School of Nursing’s online MSN program holds the highest U.S. News & World Report ranking for any online MSN program in the state. This year’s ranking reflects a rise of five percentage points since 2022. Read More

Josiah Collins, left, of Grenada and Noah Sasser of Harrisville are among this December's Accelerated BSN graduating class. Both have plans to work at UMMC.

School of Nursing among 10 best for men, according to American Association for Men in Nursing

Monday, December 5, 2022

From a dozen male faculty members to the benefits of its location on the state’s academic medical center, faculty and male alumni discuss why the School of Nursing is among the best in the country for men in nursing. Nationally, 13 percent of registered nurses are men, up from 7 percent in 2008. Read More

School of Nursing partners with Mississippi State for dual-degree program

UMMC and Mississippi State are working together to increase the number of nurses in the state through a new dual-degree program. Students completing the program will graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from MSU and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UMMC.

Published on Monday, November 21, 2022

Serial numbers: Enrollment pattern is unbroken, thanks to another bounce

In numbers that continue to grow, people are choosing the Medical Center as their academic home. For the campus as a whole, fall enrollment climbed again, registering sharp rises in at least two schools.

Published on Monday, November 7, 2022

UMMC nursing leaders collaborate for excellence in care, nursing education

With additional titles that reflect their collaboration, Dr. Kristina “Kris” Cherry, chief nursing executive of the Health System, and Dr. Julie Sanford, dean of the School of Nursing, are working to improve nursing care and nursing education at UMMC.

Published on Monday, November 7, 2022

Dr. Leigh Holley protecting public through Accelerated BSN program

New faculty member Dr. Leigh Holley is assistant dean for the Oxford Instructional Site, where the School of Nursing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center offers a year-long accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. The program graduates about 70 students each year, a number Holley hopes to see grow.

Published on Monday, October 10, 2022

Violence research focus of $7.5M grants to School of Nursing

Published on Monday, October 10, 2022

School of Nursing tops Mississippi rankings by U.S. News & World Report

Published on Monday, September 26, 2022

Nursing white coat ceremony clinical education rite of passage

Published on Monday, September 19, 2022

UMMC faculty lauded for achievements

Published on Monday, September 12, 2022

Photos: UMMC students one step closer to health sciences careers

Published on Monday, August 22, 2022

UMMC faculty members receive kudos

Published on Monday, August 22, 2022

Center for Telehealth, School of Nursing team up for school-based telehealth training

Published on Monday, August 1, 2022

Medical Center faculty, staff reap recognitions

Published on Monday, July 25, 2022

‘The best day of my life’: Rural-focused outreach captivates the future hope of health care

Published on Monday, July 18, 2022

UMMC faculty members gather kudos

Published on Monday, July 11, 2022

Photo Gallery: Graduates smile after reaching educational milestone

Published on Tuesday, May 31, 2022

UMMC celebrates 959 May 2022 graduates across six health sciences schools

Published on Friday, May 27, 2022

‘Life-changing’ MSN courses begin May 31 for UMMC Bower scholars

Published on Monday, May 23, 2022

SON alums shine as change leaders, health care innovators

Published on Monday, May 16, 2022

UMMC nursing alumna to provide care in Ukraine

Published on Monday, May 9, 2022

#UMMCGrad2022: Disability brings understanding, School of Nursing graduate finds

Published on Monday, April 11, 2022

Holt honored with Nurse Practitioner Award for Excellence

Published on Monday, January 31, 2022

2022 Accelerated BSN enrollment ties 2021 record

Published on Monday, January 24, 2022

The size is right: Campus enrollment climbs

Published on Monday, November 15, 2021