Alice Martanegara, D.N.P.
Department of Nursing
In addition to serving at ACE as a member of our nursing faculty, Dr. Alice Martanegara also serves as the Associate Dean and Director of Nursing for Golden West College (GWC). In her role at GWC, Alice is responsible for the leadership and operations for the School of Nursing. Dr. Martanegara also serve as an RN Consultant for the Chief of Staff Office for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Prior to GWC, she was the State of California Director of Nursing for Western Governors University where she provided leadership and oversee the operations in CA. She also had served in various nursing leadership roles at Tenet Healthcare, Hoag Hospital, and Kaiser Permanente. Alice is clinically trained as a Women’s Health nurse specializing in gynecology. Her academic experience includes nursing administration and faculty roles in the undergraduate and graduate programs in California.
Dr. Martanegara is an innovative nurse leader with a broad experience in the healthcare and the communication industry. She is a previous board member for the Association of California Nurse Leaders (ACNL). She is currently the Past-President of the Orange County Long Beach ACNL Chapter and on the executive board for Comcast Communications. Alice serves on the advisory boards for HealthImpact, Hospital Association of Southern California (HASC), Healthcare Workforce Initiative – Orange County, Vanguard University, Qualcomm, and PeriGen.
Alice earned a dual undergraduate degree in Psychology with a Brand Management concentration from the California State University, Dominguez Hills. Nursing is a second career for Dr. Martanegara when she completed her Associate of Arts in Nursing from Golden West College. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing Education (MSN-ED) from the University of Phoenix and a Doctorate in Nursing Practice (DNP) from Touro University Nevada. Alice is a fellow of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), Washington D.C, and the UCLA Executive Education.
A Southern California native, Alice resides in Orange County and enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, writing short stories, and watching movies.
Doctorate in Nursing Education Administration and Leadership
Master's in Nursing Education
University of Phoenix
Associate in Nursing
Golden West College
Bachelor's in Psychology and Brand Advertising
California State University
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.