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Welcome! I am very pleased to welcome you to Butler Community College‘s nursing program. Butler‘s nursing program is steeped in rich tradition and well respected in the community, region and state. Well known for the quality education provided, Butler has consistently prepared the Associate Degree level graduate for successful licensure and entry into professional practice.

Our innovative and progressive faculty is committed to providing a learning environment that promotes critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills. Multiple educational learning strategies are embraced, recognizing that the greatest form of learning comes from the student becoming engaged with the learning environment.

Our state of the art Learning Studios and Clinical Learning Center provide an incredible environment for your learning. The Clinical Learning Center offers a simulation lab that provides a wide range of clinical experiences for you, providing a natural bridge between nursing content and the actual clinical setting.

The world of nursing is rapidly changing; the level of expertise and expectations for the professional nurse continue to increase. Butler‘s nursing program consistently responds with agility to the changes occurring in the practice setting.

The future of nursing holds exciting opportunities. The possibilities are as diverse as the practice settings available for professional nursing. The privilege to make a difference in a patient‘s life is amazing and humbling. I welcome you to join the Butler nursing community as we work to improve the health of the communities we serve.

Anita Mills, MSN RN
Dean of Nursing, Allied Health and Early Childhood Education

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Last Updated: Spetember, 2011