User Login    
 + Register
News : NCMC AND NW Missouri State sign cooperative agreement
Posted by John on 2012/10/26 11:20:00 (494 reads) News by the same author

Northwest Missouri State University and North Central Missouri College celebrated a new cooperative agreement between the two schools with an official signing ceremony on the Northwest campus on Wednesday, October 24th.


The new agreement to share the costs of a nursing director was approved by Northwest’s Board of Regents on September 13 and North Central’s Board of Trustees on August 28. The cooperative agreement allows the two colleges to share the costs of an employee who will serve as the director of Northwest’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) completion program and a facilitator for NCMC’s nursing program.

In remarks before signing the agreement, Northwest President Dr. John Jasinski and NCMC President Dr. Neil Nuttall emphasized the two school's rich history of collaborating on academic programs and forming partnerships. In addition to partnering on the BSN completion program, the schools have a reverse transfer agreement and articulation agreements for teacher education and agriculture programs.

Recognizing nursing is one of the fastest growing job sectors in the United States, Northwest launched its BSN completion program during the fall of 2009. The program is designed to meet the needs of working professional nurses and all courses associated with the program are offered online. Northwest and NCMC hope that by sharing a nursing director they will grow their programs and begin the path toward accreditation.

North Central Missouri College offers two-year registered nurse programs at both Trenton and Maryville as well as the one-year licensed practical nurse program at Trenton, Maryville, and Bethany.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2014/4/23 16:26:28 - NCMC Pirates Sweep Wentworth Red Dragons
2014/4/23 11:40:00 - Former THS Golfer Finishes Collegiate Career
2014/4/23 11:34:30 - KC Chiefs Re-Sign WR Williams
2014/4/23 11:20:00 - Mizzou Caravan Visiting Northwestern H.S. (Mendon) On April 30th
2014/4/23 10:40:00 - TMS Boys Track Wins Team Title At C.F. Russell Stadium
2014/4/23 10:10:00 - Chillicothe Hornets Sweep Team Titles at Cameron Invitational
2014/4/23 9:50:00 - Hornets Tip Trenton In Tight Tennis Duel
2014/4/23 9:45:47 - Police Stop Swerving Pickup, Find 13-Year Old Boy Driving Drunk Dad Home
2014/4/23 9:30:00 - Dr. G Discusses Bed Wetting
2014/4/23 8:32:08 - Trenton Out-Shoots Chillicothe In Riverside CC Duel
2014/4/23 8:10:00 - Gallatin Girls, Maysville Boys Win Tiger Relays
2014/4/23 6:47:15 - Mom Bites Off Ear Of Dog Attacking 2-Year Old Daughter
2014/4/23 4:45:03 - NCMC To Prepare For Tight Budget
2014/4/23 4:40:08 - Children's Mercy Hospital Adopts No Hitting Policy
2014/4/23 4:35:26 - Woman Allegedly Sells Heroin From Hospital Bed
2014/4/23 4:31:08 - Police: Newborn Found Alive In In Trash Can; Mom Arrested
2014/4/23 4:26:11 - Rape Charges Added In 10 Year Old Hailey Owens Death
2014/4/23 4:20:18 - Missouri House Panel To Consider Impeaching Governor
2014/4/23 4:16:05 - Internet TV Case: Judges Are Skeptical, Yet Concerned
2014/4/23 4:09:59 - Soldier Faces Hearing In Killings Of Iraqi Teens
2014/4/23 4:07:19 - Missouri Executes William Rousan For 1993 Farm Murders
2014/4/23 2:00:00 - MSSA Announces 2013-2014 All-State Basketball Team
2014/4/22 10:48:41 - Mizzou Quarterback Announces Intention To Transfer
2014/4/22 10:45:50 - Two Arrested In Grundy County On Warrants
2014/4/22 10:38:42 - Trenton's Barron Wins 800 Meters At Lawson Meet
2014/4/22 10:32:48 - LeBlond Tennis Improves To 9-1, Defeating Trenton
2014/4/22 10:22:59 - LeBlond Wins MEC Team, Individual Golf Titles
2014/4/22 10:10:00 - Trenton Native Shoots Second Best Ever Score At Drake University
2014/4/22 10:06:48 - Trenton JV Golf Finishes Runner-Up At Macon Tournament
2014/4/22 9:57:26 - NCMC Announces Speaker For Commencement Ceremony



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Advertisement
Click to see original Image in a new window
Listen to KTTN-FM