The Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program on the Grace College campus is through Bethel College School of Nursing in Mishawaka, Indiana. The Associate Degree is a two year program that prepares students to take the state board exam for licensure as a registered nurse. For more information about the nursing admission requirements, please contact the Grace Nursing Coordinator, JoLynn Reimer at firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn more, see Bethel's program details.
Examples of courses in this major:
An introduction to psychology as the study of human behavior. Basic principles of psychology will be explored including the process of learning, memory, perception, sensation, motivation, and emotion. Personal and social aspects of human development will be emphasized.
The study of the basic gross and microscopic anatomy with an introduction to body organization, cytology and histology. This course includes an in-depth study of several major organ systems.
Anatomy and Physiology II is a continuation of Anatomy and Physiology I with a focus on the remaining organ systems.
An introductory study of microorganisms dealing with the morphology, physiology and cultivation and identification of microbes and their role in the environment. Other areas studied include: immunology, genetics, metabolism, food, preservation, and diseases.
A course designed to give the student a broad introduction to general, organic, and biological chemistry. The lecture emphasizes general chemical concepts while the laboratory concentrates on techniques and data handling.
The individuals who will challenge you to learn:
B.S. in Nursing, University of Iowa; M.A. in Administration and Curriculum, Gonzaga University; M.S.N., Ball State University
Soon after receiving her nursing education, Professor Reimer enrolled in an Advanced Practical Obstetrics certificate course that prepared nurses to deliver babies in remote areas of the world. She worked as a labor and delivery nurse for 15 years before teaching maternity to students in a 3-year diploma program.
Professor Reimer's special interest is helping students find opportunities to use their nursing skills for aiding under-served populations around the world. She promotes the Global Missions Health Conference in Louisville, Kentucky the 2nd Thursday - Saturday of November each year by arranging housing and transportation for interested students.
Nursing Diploma, Memorial Hospital School of Nursing; B.S.N., Indiana University South Bend; M.S.N., Andrews University
Professor Cramer received her certification as a psychiatric-mental health nurse and nurse educator. She enjoys teaching psychiatric-mental health nursing, to both ADN and BSN students. She works on a PRN basis during the summer at Oaklawn Hospital in Goshen to keep her nursing skills current.
Professor Cramer is actively involved with students who need remediation and additional support. She is a BLS instructor with the American Heart Association. She belongs to Sigma Theta Tau. She has published several articles, with the main focus being on health promotion and mental health issues.
Some of the positions you can obtain: