Student Life

Term 5 Students

Congratulations on your advancement  to the Prelicensure Baccalaureate Nursing Program at ASU!

As the Director of the Prelicensure Baccalaureate Nursing Programs for the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation, I welcome you to our program. You are taking a very important step on your career path that will provide you with great challenges, tremendous satisfaction, and amazing opportunities.  Founded in 1957, our Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation is fully accredited and has evolved into one of the leading nursing programs in the Southwest and the nation.  Graduates of our program are widely sought for diverse nursing positions throughout the greater Phoenix area and across the state and country.

I urge you to be active participants in this educational process and to be involved in the nursing student organizations here at the College.  Talk with your faculty members about your ideas and plans for your nursing future; they will assist you in this process and guide you toward your professional goals.

We take pride in the excellence of our program and have highly qualified faculty members who are clinical experts to guide your classroom and clinical learning.  They have prepared a nursing curriculum that will prepare you as future leaders in healthcare.


Kimberly Vana, DNP, RN
Director, Prelicensure Baccalaureate Nursing Programs