Kimya Nance, Ph.D. in Nursing
Department of Nursing
Dr. Kimya DuEwa Nance has served students in higher education for over 20 years. She strives to engage her students in the achievement of course and program learning outcomes by promoting critical thinking, professional identity and growth, and civic responsibility. Her goal is to create a learning environment that encourages students to explore areas of interest that excite and inspire them. Dr. Nance’s scholarship endeavors have focused on community-based interventions and academic progression. She is interested in innovative curriculum methods and has actively worked to enhance digital literacy and fluency with her students. For several years, Dr. Nance has served as an Onsite Evaluator for the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education and as a Certified Peer Reviewer for Higher Education with Quality Matters. Dr. Nance maintains her professional clinical practice in both community health and geriatric nursing settings.
Doctorate in Nursing
Master's in Nursing
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Bachelor's in Nursing
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
Community Based Interventions
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
The RN to BSN is a nursing bachelor completion program designed for current RNs looking to take the next step in advancing their careers. With a BSN you gain advanced nursing knowledge and expanded professional skills to excel in a global and increasingly complex healthcare system. Nurses with a BSN qualify for more jobs and earn higher salaries than associate degree nurses.
You’ll have faculty support as you navigate your courses with our faculty to student ratio of 1:20. Textbooks are included in our cost, and they can be accessed using your mobile device, too! The RN-BSN program can be completed in as few as 12 months and also includes an international experience where you will meet and interact with your colleagues from Peru as you examine healthcare from a global perspective.
Certificate in Nursing Education and Simulation Certificate
Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management Certificate
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.