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Online RN to BSN Program Welcomes New Nursing Advisors

Written by Madison School of Healthcare On Monday, 01 October 2018. Posted in News, Nursing

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NORCROSS, GA. - Madison School of Healthcare at Ashworth College recently added two new Nursing Advisors in support of its growing RN to BSN online program.

April Durham brings nearly 20 years of nursing experience and a specialization in education to her new role as Nursing Advisor. She is a Registered Nurse who holds a Master of Science in Nursing Education from Walden University, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Old Dominion University, and an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing from Wytheville Community College. She hails from western Virginia where she has gained experience in nursing education, long-term care, outpatient surgery, mental health, pediatrics, and more.

Dr. Wanda Fletcher brings nearly 25 years of nursing experience and a specialization in administration to her new role as Nursing Advisor. She is a Registered Nurse who holds a Doctor of Health Administration from University of Phoenix, a Master of Science in Nursing from Old Dominion University, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from King College, and an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing from Southwest Virginia Community College. She also hails from western Virginia but has worked in a variety of locations and gained experience in nursing education, critical care, cardiovascular care, orthopedics, long-term care, telemetry, surgery, and more.

The RN to BSN online program launched in January 2016 and celebrated its first graduates during the 2018 Commencement Ceremony held in August.

Both advisors will provide academic advising and coaching to help facilitate course progression for Madison School of Healthcare nursing students.


About Madison School of Healthcare

Madison School of Healthcare, a division of Ashworth College, is home to more than 30 healthcare- and veterinary care-related diploma and degree programs including its popular Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) degree which is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). For more information, visit madison.ashworthcollege.edu.

About Ashworth College

Ashworth College is a nationally-accredited online institution that provides flexible and affordable education to students located around the world. Areas of study include more than 125 career-focused programs in the high-demand fields of healthcare, technology, business, creative services, education, legal studies, and trades. Since its founding 30 years ago, more than 300,000 students have graduated from Ashworth College with diplomas, professional certificates, associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees. In a 2017 survey done for DEAC, 95 percent of students and graduates of the school’s 20 most popular programs said they were satisfied with their studies and would recommend Ashworth College to a friend. For more information, visit www.ashworthcollege.edu.

Ashworth College is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).


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