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Mt Aloysius Onsite and Online Nursing Ranks Among Pennsylvania’s Largest & Best

Posted on: April 18, 2017

Cresson, Pa. — The Mount Aloysius College Nursing Division was notified that their Online RN to BSN program has been ranked 28th in the country by Citing convenience, freedom, and the variety of learning formats offered to students; noted that the Mount Aloysius RN to BSN online program provides nurses with clinical experiences… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nursing School Awarded $2.2 Million HRSA Grant

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Cresson, Pa.—The Mount Aloysius College School of Nursing has been notified by U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) that the school’s performance in nursing education has been recognized with a $2.2 million grant. The Mount Aloysius nursing grant will address the regional and state-wide nursing shortage by adding more top-qualified nurses to the work-force. … Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Names New Nursing Dean

Posted on: January 5, 2016

Cresson, Pa.—Mount Aloysius College President Tom Foley has announced that after an extensive national search, Cynthia R. King, PhD, NP, MSN, RN, CNL, FAAN has been chosen to lead the College’s Nursing Division starting January 4, 2016. Dr. King will lead one of the largest nursing programs in the Commonwealth with over 100 students taking… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nursing Program Among Pennsylvania’s Best

Posted on: August 25, 2015

Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius College Nursing Division has been ranked by as one of the top nursing programs in Pennsylvania.  Mount Aloysius nursing students benefit from a committed faculty, patient-specific simulations utilizing a state-of-the-art, multi-million dollar nursing simulation center, and access to excellent clinical sites around the region.  Consistently over the past… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius College Offers Two RN to BSN Information Sessions

Posted on: January 29, 2015

Cresson, Pa.—The Nursing Division of Mount Aloysius College will hold an information session in Altoona and Johnstown during the month of February.  On Tuesday evening, February 10th, an information session will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Station Medical Center, Keystone Entrance Commons Area, next to Subway at 1404 Ninth Avenue in Altoona.   And on… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nurses Excel At Licensure Exam

Posted on: November 26, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College Nursing Division graduates have exceeded the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) average pass rates at both the state and national levels for the third consecutive year.  The NCLEX results reflect first-time test-takers between Oct. 1, 2013, and Sept. 30, 2014, which is the most current data available.  The exam… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Nursing Professor Selected As National Testing Author

Posted on: September 18, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Margaret Boyce, MSN, RN, MBA assistant professor of Nursing at Mount Aloysius College was selected as a volunteer author of the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), Licensure Examination (NCLEX). NCSBN, headquartered in Chicago, is responsible for developing and administering the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN licensing exams. Rebecca Zukowski, Ph.D., RN,… Read More »

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Mount Aloysius Science Program Receives Palumbo Charitable Trust Grant

Posted on: July 21, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College’s Science students will see a lot brighter because of a $50,000 gift from the A.J. & Sigismunda Palumbo Charitable Trust. The donation will upgrade the microscopes in the College’s Pierce Hall science building and add several more. Mount Aloysius College has a long history of support from the A.J. & Sigismunda Palumbo Charitable Trust. The organization supported the College $70,000 towards science equipment for Pierce Hall over the past two years. In 2007, a $25,000 gift helped in the restoration of historic Alumni Hall.

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Mount Aloysius RN to BSN Information Night Scheduled

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Cresson, Pa. – Registered nurses interested in earning their Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN) are invited to attend an information night at Mount Aloysius College on Tuesday evening, July 15th at 6:00 p.m. in the College’s Wolf-Kuhn Art Gallery. Refreshment will be available. Mount Aloysius Nursing Division Chief Dr. Rebecca Zukowski noted that the College’s… Read More »

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Nursing All in the Family for Three Generations of Mount Aloysius Grads

Posted on: May 22, 2014

Commencement at Mount Aloysius College witnessed three generations of nurses in full academic regalia.  Two were graduates and one was a Mount Aloysius College Nursing faculty member.  From left are: Rose Bender, from Ashville, Pa. who just finished her Associate of Science degree in Nursing; Nancy White, BSN, RN,  from Dysart, Pa. just earned her Bachelor of Science… Read More »

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus