RN Nursing Programs

Approved Educational Programs in Professional Nursing

Associate Degree

Beal University
Mary Englert, DNP, FNP-BC, CNE
Dean, School of Nursing
Chief Academic Nurse Administrator
99 Farm Road
Bangor, ME 04401
(754) 265-0790

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
Academic Program Head, 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)