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2+2 Community College Transfer Agreements

Shepherd University has partnered with a number of schools to offer convenient 2+2 agreements. These programs allow students to complete their associate’s degree and then automatically transfer their credits into a corresponding program at Shepherd to earn a bachelor’s degree in only two additional years. Click the headline to check out the list of available agreements.

Shepherd nursing students polish skills through clinical hours at regional healthcare facilities

ISSUED: 4 September 2020
MEDIA CONTACT: Valerie Owens

SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV — The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on healthcare practitioners. Programs such as Shepherd University’s School of Nursing play a big role in preparing those practitioners for the job of taking care of patients suffering from all kinds of health issues.

“Our nurses and nurse practitioners are on the frontline of giving care during this epidemic of opioid abuse and the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Dr. Sharon Mailey, dean, College of Nursing, Education, and Health Sciences, and chair, School of Nursing.

For the 2020-2021 school year, there are 31 Doctor of Nursing Practice (D.N.P.) students, 137 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) students, and 205 pre-nursing students, making nursing one of the largest degree program on campus. Read More…..