RN Nursing Programs

Approved Educational Programs in Professional Nursing

Associate Degree

Beal University
Dr. Colleen Koob, DNP, RN, PNP
Academic Dean
Dean of Nursing
99 Farm Road
Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 307-3900
FAX: (207) 947-0208

On-line Programs
~RN to BSN
~MSN (Executive Leader, Nursing Education)

Central Maine Community College
Kathleen McManus, RN, MSN, CNE
Chair, Nursing Programs
1250 Turner Street
Auburn, ME 04210
(207) 755-5426
FAX: (207) 755-5496

Eastern Maine Community College
Heather Rushmore, MSN, RN
Dept. Chair, Nursing Program
(207) 974-4614

Kennebec Valley Community College
Kristina LaChance, MSN, RN
Nursing Department Chairperson
92 Western Avenue
Fairfield, ME 04937-1367
(207) 453-5173

Maine College of Health Professions (formerly CMMC)
Dr. Lynne Gotjen
Director, College of Nursing
70 Middle Street
Lewiston, ME 04240
(207) 795-7166 FAX: (207) 795-2849
~RN to BSN

Northern Maine Community College
Eileen R. McDougal, BSN, MS, RN-BC
Nursing & Allied Health Department Chair
33 Edgemont Drive
Presque Isle, ME 04768
(207) 768-2750 FAX: (207) 760-1173

Purdue Global
Melissa Goodwin, DNP, RNC-MNN, CNE
Assistant Academic Chair of Nursing, Maine
222 Kennedy Memorial Drive
Waterville, ME 04901
(601) 228-2801

On-line Programs:
~MSN (Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult Gerontology Nurse
Practitioner (Primary Care), Executive Leader,
Nurse Informatics, Nursing Educator and post-masters certification)

Southern Maine Community College
Jessica Dreves, MSN, RN
Chair, Nursing Programs
2 Fort Road
So. Portland, ME 04106
(207) 741-5776 FAX: (207) 741-5736

York County Community College
Lisa Gatti-Arnold, MSN, RN
Nursing Department Chair
112 College Drive
Wells, ME 04090
(207) 216-4404

Approved Educational Programs in Professional Nursing

Baccalaureate Degree

Husson University
Valerie C. Sauda, PhD, MSN, RN-BC, MGSF
Undergraduate Nursing Director / Chief Nursing Administrator
College of Health and Education
1 College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401-2999
207) 941-7036 FAX: (207) 941-7198
~RN to MSN program
~MSN: (Acute Care Nurse Practitioner)
~MSN: (Family Nurse Practitioner)
~MSN: (Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner)
~All three have post-master's options

St. Joseph's College
Kelly Hudock, CRNP, DNP, CNE
Chair, Department of Nursing
Program Director, Graduate Nursing
278 Whites Bridge Road
Standish, ME 04084
Cell: (610) 428-3037
Fax: (610) 465-8736
~BSN (on-campus)
Online Programs:
~RN to BSN
~MSN (Administration & Education)
~MSN (Family Nurse Practitioner)
~Graduate Certificate, Post Masters FNP

University of Maine
Kelley Strout, Ph.D., RN
Director, Associate Professor
School of Nursing
Dunn Hall, 210
Orono, ME 04469-5724
(207) 581-2601 FAX: (207) 581-2592
~MSN (FNP & individualized master's
which includes education or administration focus)
~Post-master's certificate (Certificate of Advanced Study)

University of Maine at Augusta
Shannon Gauvin, DHA, MSN, BSN, RN FAAN
Director of Nursing Program
46 University Drive
Augusta, ME 04330-9410
(207) 621-3466 Shannon Gauvin
FAX: (207) 621-3293

University of Maine at Fort Kent
Erin Soucy, PhD, RN
Dean of Undergraduate Nursing
23 University Drive
Fort Kent, ME 04743-1292
(207) 834-7500 FAX: (207) 834-7590
~RN-BSN program
~Accelerated BSN
~MSN Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

University of New England
(Graduated last ADN class in 2012)
Donna Hyde, MSN/Ed
Interim Director, Dept. of Nursing
716 Stevens Avenue
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 221-4456 Ext. 4456 FAX: (207) 221-4895
~RN to BSN
~Accelerated 2nd degree BSN program
~BSN program

University of Southern Maine
Brenda Petersen, PhD, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CPNP-PC
Director, School of Nursing
College of Science, Technology and Health
96 Falmouth Street
P.O. Box 9300
Portland, ME 04104-9300
(207) 780-4443 FAX: (207) 228-8177 & (207) 780-4973
~RN to BS program
~RN to MS program
~MS option for non-nurses with baccalaureate degrees
~Post-master's certificate
~MS in Nursing (Family Nurse Pracitioner,
Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse
Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Leader,
Nursing Education, Nursing Management
~DNP (post-Masters)