A proposal to launch a new graduate program at Middle Georgia State University (MGA) was approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia at its April meeting. The new degree, a Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MSOT), is a bridge program designed to help currently-licensed occupational therapy assistants advance their careers.
Aspiring pharmacists who are students at Middle Georgia State University (MGA) will be eligible to earn doctoral degrees a year early based on an articulation agreement recently signed by MGA and PCOM South Georgia. “The PharmD Early Assurance Program offers MGA students an exciting opportunity to earn their baccalaureate degree from Middle Georgia State University and the degree of Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine,” said Dr. Dawn Sherry, chair of the Natural Sciences department at MGA.
At retirement, Beth Brown leaves a legacy of hundreds of graduates and a stronger respiratory therapy profession. If not for Beth Brown, Middle Georgia State University’s respiratory therapy degree might not exist today.
Over Spring Break, Dr. Lacey Wallace and two nursing students, Callie Wilson and Walden Brown, traveled to Subirana Honduras on a mission trip with the United Methodist Volunteers in Mission. The group were able to visit a local clinic for a day, and assisted with triaging the patients, doing assessments and providing education to young women.
Nearly 630 students are eligible to collect their diplomas from Middle Georgia State University at fall graduation ceremonies scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 13. Col. Lyle K. Drew, commander, 78th Air Base Wing, Robins Air Force Base, will be the commencement speaker.
The Middle Georgia State University School of Health Sciences, along with the Better Business Bureau of Central Georgia, hosted its 15th annual Senior Expo on Thursday, June 28, at the Macon Centreplex.
This message is to inform that Dr. Melissa Jordan, Assistant Professor in the School of Health Sciences, Department of Health Care Administration, has published a book chapter titled “A Methodological Consideration and Methodological Design Suitable to Examine Teenage Pregnancy,” in the upcoming textbook “Socio-Cultural Influences on Teenage Pregnancy and Contemporary Prevention Measures.” To be published July 1, 2018, through IGI Global.
Two faculty members from Waterford Institute of Technology in Waterford, Ireland, visited Middle Georgia State University (MGA) on Tuesday, February 20, to meet with administrators, faculty, and students
Kim K. Johnson, a member of MGA’s Nursing faculty, was just awarded a Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Fellowship through the University System of Georgia.
#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