First Graduates Of MGA’s Master’s Degree In Nursing Look Forward To Expanding Careers

After working as an RN for nearly a dozen years, Darquita Loyd was ready for her career to take a new direction as she eased into her mid-30s. “In order to move beyond being a bedside nurse I had to obtain a higher degree,” said Loyd, who works for Navicent Health in Macon. “I was Continue reading


Bachelor’s Degree In Respiratory Therapy Coming To MGA

Middle Georgia State University (MGA) will launch a Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy in fall 2018. The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia recently approved the program. MGA’s new degree is just the fourth traditional baccalaureate Respiratory Therapy program in Georgia and the only one in the central and southwest part of the state. Continue reading


MGA’s master’s degree in Nursing has produced its first graduates!

#MGA’s master’s degree in Nursing has produced its first graduates! The 11 students making up the charter class were pinned by members of their family or a Nursing faculty member during a July 25 ceremony on the Macon Campus. A pinning ceremony is a time-honored tradition where health sciences graduates are symbolically ushered into their Continue reading


MGA Hosts Nursing Degree Info Sessions

Middle Georgia State University’s (MGA) Department of Nursing will be holding information sessions that include frequently asked questions about MGA’s Nursing program and a chance to meet the professors. Middle Georgia State University is hosting info sessions about bachelor’s and associate’s degree programs in Nursing on its campuses in Cochran, Macon, Warner Robins and Dublin. Continue reading


BOR Approves Second MGA Graduate Degree: Master of Science in Nursing

Middle Georgia State’s second graduate degree – a master of science in nursing with a major in adult/gerontology acute care nurse practitioner – was approved Wednesday, April 15, by the University System of Georgia’s Board of Regents.