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Open House Scheduled for R.N. to B.S.N. Program at Mars Hill University’s South Asheville Location

Registered nurses interested in adding the bachelor of science in nursing to their credentials are invited to a drop-in open house for Mars Hill University’s Judge-McRae School of Nursing. The event will happen from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at MHU’s Asheville Center for Adult and Graduate Studies on Airport... [READ MORE]

New Agreement Makes It Easier for Registered Nurses to Obtain Bachelor’s Degree at Mars Hill University

Registered nurses with an associate degree from a North Carolina community college may save time and money in earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Mars Hill University and nine other private colleges because of a new agreement between the NC Community College System (NCCCS) and NC Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU). The... [READ MORE]

American Health Council Honors Mars Hill University Professor as One of the “Best in Nursing”

The American Health Council selected Mars Hill University nursing professor Chuck Tucker, D.N.P., M.S.N., R.N., C.N.E., to its board of nurses, naming him one of the “Best in Nursing” for North Carolina. Tucker is an associate professor in Mars Hill’s Judge-McRae School of Nursing, and serves as simulation, lab, and clinical coordinator. The American Health... [READ MORE]

R.N.s Invited to Learn About Program to Obtain B.S.N. at MHU

November 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Judge McRae School of Nursing and Adult and Graduate Studies will host an open house for associate degree and diploma RNs interested in earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Meet with students and faculty of the Judge-McRae School of Nursing Meet with Financial Aid Counselors Preliminary transcript... [READ MORE]

Mars Hill University’s Nursing School Receives $2 Million Grant to Increase Nursing Diversity

Mars Hill University has been awarded a federal grant of up to $2 million over the next four years to help train Western North Carolina nurses. The Nursing Workforce Diversity grant will provide $500,000 for Mars Hill in the fiscal year that begins July 1, and is expected to be renewed for three more years.... [READ MORE]

Mars Hill University Recognizes Second Group of Nursing Graduates

Six registered nurses completing their bachelor of science in nursing degrees this spring or summer were recognized Friday evening, May 12, 2017, at a pinning ceremony at Mars Hill University. The six are the second group of students to complete the R.N. to B.S.N. (registered nurse to bachelor of science in nursing) program through the... [READ MORE]

Mars Hill University Nursing Program Receives Accreditation

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Mars Hill University (Judge-McRae School of Nursing) is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( The accreditation follows a site visit by CCNE last September to assess whether the program meets nationally recognized standards for nursing education. The CCNE accreditation, announced May 26, 2017, is retroactive to... [READ MORE]