CCNE grants accreditation to MaSU baccalaureate degree program in nursing
MaSU’s RN-to-BSN nursing program has received full accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Official notice was received May 31, 2016, and the accreditation effective date is Nov. 16, 2015, extending to June 30, 2021. MaSU’s RN-to-BSN nursing program was established in an effort to assist with the severe shortage of nursing professionals.
MaSU receives Head Start and Early Head Start grant funding
MaSU will receive $1,902,132 annually from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for the next five years to support Head Start and Early Head Start programs. MaSU Child Development Programs provides collaborative programming to meet the changing needs of families across the rural service area of Traill, Steele, Nelson, and Grand Forks counties in eastern North Dakota.
MaSU offering STEM learning opportunities in June
Teachers and students can pursue learning opportunities in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) at MaSU during the month of June. Activities are geared at enhancing STEM knowledge for K-12 teachers, as well as college students pursuing early childhood degrees, and early learners, age kindergarten through grade three.