2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

The Jeanette Cantrell Rudy School of Nursing & Health Professions


Joy D. Kimbrell, D.N.P, Interim Dean
Katie L. Arnold, M.A.E.     
Tyler K. Bennett, M.S.     
K. Megan Bynum, M.S.     
Rebecca E. Chatham, M.S.N.   Kayla M. Cross, D.N.P. Claudia D. Davis, M.S.N.
Andrew J. Donadio, D.N.P. LaKeisha L. Fair, M.A.E. Jason S. Grindstaff, Ph.D.
James E. Holbrook, D.A. Gail E. Humes, D.N.P. Maggie D. Keil, M.S.N.
Ronda S. Landers, D.N.P. Jean L. Markie, M.S.N. Kathryn A. McDearman, M.S.N.
Therese McLean, M.S.N. Kelli B. Polizzi, M.Ed. Robin J. Retallack, M.S.N.
Melody A. Rose, D.N.P. Tina M. Rosetti, M.S.N. Melissa F. Somerville, Ph.D.
Marcia E. Spear, D.N.P. Richard M. Storie II, Ed.D. Julie A. Windmiller, M.S.N.
Getrude I. Wright, M.S.N.

Jeanette C. Rudy School of Nursing and Health Professions Mission Statement

The mission of the Jeanette C. Rudy School of Nursing and Health Professions is to support the University's mission by educating individuals to become baccalaureate and/or master's prepared nurses, and/or competent professionals in Health and Human Performance. Graduates of the school will promote and provide healthcare and wellness services to individuals, families, and communities across the life span. Emphasis will be placed on knowledge and experiences that promote critical thinking, integrity, and life-long learning. (Updated 02/05/2015)


Athletic Training (BS)
Exercise and Sport Science (BS)
Nursing (BSN)
Sport Management (BS)


Strength and Conditioning