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Gateway to Offer Standalone Licensed Practical Nursing Program

In response to student and industry demand, Gateway Technical College will soon offer a standalone licensed practical nursing program on its Racine Campus beginning next year. Students in Gateway’s Nursing program already have the skills to take the state’s LPN licensure exam through their regular coursework, and more than 97 percent do pass. However, students […]

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Gateway holds in-person candlelight, nurse pinning ceremony for 2020 graduates

At a time when the coronavirus shut down nearly all in-person college and high school commencement and graduation celebrations, it may have opened the door for a historic ceremony to return at Gateway Technical College. Gateway held a mixed drive-through, in-person nurse pinning ceremony Friday for its Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 graduates on its […]

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Carthage College Raises More Than $250,000 to Support Nursing Program

Carthage College has raised more than $250,000 to support Nursing education through a broad fundraising initiative. Funds raised will provide scholarships, equipment, and transportation for Carthage nursing students. A portion of the funds raised will continue the Smeds Nursing Fellows program, which supports nursing fellows focusing on public health programs in the Kenosha area.  This […]

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Carthage To Launch New Nursing Program For RNs Seeking Bachelor’s Degree

To help create a stronger nursing workforce across the region, Carthage College will launch a new RN-to-BSN program in fall 2020. Designed to increase the number of bachelor-level nursing graduates in southeastern Wisconsin, this new program will offer a quality Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree, grounded in the liberal arts, for licensed registered nurses […]

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Gateway Technical College, Cardinal Stritch University Pen Enrollment Deal

Students enrolled in Gateway Technical College’s nursing program will now be able to parlay their associate’s degree into a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Cardinal Stritch within a semester. Officials from Gateway Technical College and Cardinal Stritch signed an agreement on Tuesday that allows Gateway nursing students to be concurrently enrolled at Cardinal Stritch. Once […]