School of Nursing

Inaugural White Coat Ceremony held to honor Nursing students

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Fairmont State University hosted its inaugural White Coat Ceremony for the School of Nursing as a new tradition to symbolize the move into clinical practice and providing compassionate care by nursing students. 

Dr. Laura Clayton, associate dean for the School of Nursing, said the White Coat Ceremony was something she wanted to bring to the University because of the symbolic importance. 

School of Nursing ranked No. 1 nursing school in the state by RNCareers.org

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Fairmont State University has been ranked No. 1 in West Virginia in the 4th Annual Nursing School rankings by RNCareers.org

RNCareers.org is a team of nurse educators, nurse practitioners, RNs and LPNs who work to provide the information they wished to have when they started their nursing careers including credible nursing school rankings. 

Nursing graduates honored at pinning and award ceremony

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Fairmont State University School of Nursing honored its Class of 2019 nursing graduates with a Pinning and Awards Ceremony at the Feaster Center on May 9.

Associate of Science in Nursing receives continuing accreditation

Thursday, May 02, 2019

Fairmont State University is pleased to announce that the Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program in the School of Nursing has received continuing accreditation of their program from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) on April 26, 2019.  The program achieved continuing accreditation for a period of eight years, which is the maximum time awarded by ACEN. The next accreditation visit will be in the Fall 2026.

ACEN site visit announced

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

The Fairmont State University School of Nursing announces that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Associate of Science Degree in Nursing (ASN) program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

You are invited to meet the site visit team and share your comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled on Wednesday,  September 26 at 1:00 pm in the Education Building Room 214.

FSU Students Named to Spring 2017 Dean's List and President's List

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

A total of 1,186 students have been honored for their academic achievement at Fairmont State University after completing the spring 2017 semester.

Outstanding Faculty Members Honored for Achievement

Friday, May 12, 2017

Fairmont State University’s outstanding faculty members were recognized on Wednesday, April 19, during the Recognition of Faculty Achievement luncheon for their exemplary efforts throughout the 2016-2017 academic year.

The event was hosted by the Faculty Development Committee, the Office of Academic Affairs and the Fairmont State Foundation. Funding for the awards and grants is provided by the Office of Academic Affairs and the Fairmont State Foundation.

FSU to Celebrate 148th Commencement on May 13

Thursday, May 04, 2017

More than 400 students will participate in the 148th Commencement for Fairmont State University at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 13, in the Feaster Center.

Dr. Maria C. Rose, FSU President, will present special remarks for the ceremony, which will mark her last as president; she will retire when her contract ends on June 30.  Julian Pecora of Clarksburg will be the student speaker representing the Class of 2017.

FSU Students Named to Fall 2016 Dean's List & President's List

Friday, January 13, 2017

A total of 1,254 students have been honored for their academic achievement at Fairmont State University after completing the fall 2016 semester.

New Part-Time Weekend ASN Program Starts in January

Thursday, November 03, 2016

The new Part-Time Weekend ASN Program option starting in January 2017 at Fairmont State University will allow working adults to become registered nurses while attending classes on the weekends.

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