Q&A with UM Nursing Simulation Lab Coordinator Julie Hughes

Kathy Dean Learning, Nursing

As long as she can remember, Julie Hughes wanted to be a nurse. It’s the career the Lord directed her to years ago, she says. “When I look back on my career in nursing, I find it fascinating to see how the Lord used each detail of my career to lead me to my current position of teaching nursing,” said …

University of Mobile Announces Directors of New School of Nurse Anesthesia

Kathy Dean News, Nursing

MOBILE, Ala. – Todd Hicks, DNP, CRNA, has joined the University of Mobile as professor of nurse anesthesia and director of the new School of Nurse Anesthesia. He leads the first and only Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) program in a four-state region that includes Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Georgia. Also joining the UM School of Nurse Anesthesia as …

University of Mobile Online Family Nurse Practitioner Program Offers Accelerated Path

Zac Douglas News, Nursing

MOBILE, Ala. – Nurses looking for a fast track to becoming Family Nurse Practitioners can apply now for the University of Mobile’s online accelerated Family Nurse Practitioner Program. Application deadline for fall semester 2021 is July 16. The Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner program at the University of Mobile can be completed in just four semesters. …

Accreditation Announced for Alabama’s First Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice Program at University of Mobile

Kathy Dean Learning, News, Nursing

MOBILE, Ala. – The new Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice program at the University of Mobile is now fully accredited and will begin interviewing applicants in July for the first cohort of students, the university announced today. This is the first and only DNAP program in a four-state region that includes Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Georgia. Classes begin in August. …

Class of 2021 Celebrates Graduation at the University of Mobile

Zac Douglas Adult, Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Graduate Programs, Health, Learning, News, Nursing, Sciences, Transfer, UM Grad Success

MOBILE, Ala. – On May 8, 2021, the University of Mobile graduated its first doctoral students in Doctor of Nursing Practice and Doctor of Musical Arts in vocal performance. A total of 265 graduates were honored at the ceremony held in front of Weaver Hall on the Dr. Fred and Sue Lackey Great Commission Lawn. After receiving diplomas, new graduates participated …

University of Mobile Nursing Dissertation Leads to Grant for Underserved Community

Zac Douglas News, Nursing, UM Grad Success

MOBILE, Ala. –Danielle Hughes started working as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Lac Courte Oreilles Health Center in Hayward, Wisconsin in June 2020. She saw the lack of access to care, lack of resources, and need for increased health literacy in the Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians. While completing her online Doctor of Nursing Practice degree …

University of Mobile Presents Academic Achievement Awards, President’s Scholastic Awards to Class of 2021

Zac Douglas Arts, Business, Christian Studies, Education, Graduate Programs, Health, News, Nursing, Sciences

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile presented academic awards to outstanding graduating seniors of the class of 2021 during an awards convocation on April 28. Among the awards given were academic achievement awards for the outstanding graduate in each college and school who were recognized for academic accomplishment, service, scholarship and Christian character. The Present’s Scholastic Award was presented …

University of Mobile Announces Alabama’s First Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice Program

Kathy Dean News, Nursing

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is accepting applications for a new Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice program, the first and only DNAP program in a four-state region including Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Georgia. The 36-month doctoral degree program is designed for students on a path to becoming Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists. The curriculum is offered in a blended …

Meet Your Admissions Counselor – Nick Hampton

Zac Douglas Business, Christian Studies, Education, Experience, Health, Learning, My Why, Nursing, Purpose, Sciences, Student Life, Transfer

“My time as a student was impacted most by the people at the University of Mobile. I know that’s what made my experience worth it, and I want to be a part of making that experience possible for future students,” says Nick Hampton, an admissions counselor at the University of Mobile. Nick graduated from UM in 2015 with a Bachelor …