Bette Bogdan, Ph.D.
Administrative Faculty and Chair,
Department of Nursing
Dr. Bette Bogdan holds her PhD in Nursing Administration and Education from William Carey University, a Masters in Nursing from American Sentinel and a BSN from Regis University, Denver. She was the Founder and Chair of the New England Vascular Access Network, and currently serves on the New Hampshire Board of Nursing Practice and Education Committee, Awards Committee Member of Region 3 Sigma Theta Tau, Leadership Succession Committee Member of Psi Upsilon Sigma Theta Tau, Taskforce member for the Omaha Systems Health Care Workers Resource, and Editor in Chief for StatPearls for the Case Management, Community Health, and Professional Ethics texts. Bette has presented nationally on Formative Feedback to Promote a Growth Mindset, Incivility, Emergency Preparedness, and Best Practice in Competency Based Online Nursing Education. In her free time she enjoys working on antique cars, playing golf, sailing, and riding her Harley Davidson.
Doctorate in Nursing Education and Administration
William Carey University
Bachelor's in Nursing
Master's in Nursing
American Sentinel University
Population Health, Student Success
Ed.D. in Nursing Education Doctor of Education
Ed.S. in Nursing Education Educational Specialist
This program is perfect for nurses who want to advance their knowledge in nursing education beyond a master’s degree without completing a dissertation. It’s also stackable, if you decide after completing the Ed.S. program that you would like to continue and complete an Ed.D. program with a dissertation. This means that you can apply your Ed.S. credits to the Ed.D. in Nursing Education and complete that program in just 37 credits.
BSN to MSN Master of Science
RN to MSN Master of Science
Turn your RN into an MSN with this accelerated program that also allows you to earn a bachelor’s degree on the way to your master’s. Designed to help you excel in evidence-based decision making, informatics, global perspectives and innovative thinking, this program prepares graduates to serve in educational or administrative roles in nursing.
RN to BSN Bachelor of Science
Certificate in Nursing Education and Simulation Certificate
Take your career further.
If you’re a new nurse educator – or thinking about becoming one – this is the program for you. This graduate-level certificate will prepare you to teach using the latest simulation tools that replicate patient care scenarios. You’ll also explore ways to prepare, design, implement and evaluate teaching strategies that are the right fit for your students.
Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management Certificate
Take your career further.
Are you a nurse with your eye on a leadership role? Are you a new nursing manager or director and want to enhance your skills and marketability? If nursing leadership is your goal, this is the program for you. This graduate-level certificate program will prepare you for the challenges you’ll face as a leader in today’s complex and demanding healthcare environment. Discover how to model leadership that reflects ethical and critical decision-making, collaborative relationships, responsible fiscal stewardship, and principles of quality improvement.
Micro-Credential in Simulation in Healthcare Micro-Credential
The Simulation in Healthcare credential will provide healthcare educators with competencies necessary to design, implement, and evaluate teaching strategies and curriculum in on-ground, online, and clinical practice settings. The course series will advance competencies in the use of technology and simulation to foster optimal learner outcomes.