Vocational Nursing (LVN) Programs as a Steppingstone

Vocational Nursing (LVN) Programs as a Steppingstone

Pursuing a career as a Registered Nurse (RN) can be an exciting and rewarding endeavor, but the path to becoming one isn’t always clearly laid out. For those who are considering a career in nursing, but don’t want to commit to a four-year degree program right away, a vocational nursing program might be the right option.

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Fellowship Stories: MOT Graduate Student Niya Custer

Fellowship Stories: MOT Graduate Student Niya Custer

Join us in congratulating Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MOT) graduate student Niya Custer, a 2022 Stanbridge University Presidential Community Impact Fellow. Through this fellowship, Niya partnered with an adaptive dance program called Down For Dance to empower individuals with Down syndrome to build a stronger sense of self through dance.

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kaitlin O’Hara, MOT Instructor

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Kaitlin O'Hara, MOT Instructor

This week’s Faculty Spotlight brings us a story of passion, growth, and success. We’re getting to know Dr. Kaitlin O’Hara, an instructor in the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (MOT) program at the Orange County campus (and avid rock climber!), as she shares her experience at the Occupational Therapy Association of California (OTAC) Annual […]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Nursing and Healthcare Students

New Year's Resolutions for Nursing and Healthcare Students

The start of a new year is the perfect time to set some goals and reflect on how you want to approach the coming months. As a nursing or healthcare student, setting resolutions can help you stay focused on your studies and provide structure for your career aspirations.

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Occupational Therapy Graduate Students Celebrated at White Coat Ceremony

Occupational Therapy Graduate Students Celebrated at White Coat Ceremony

Congratulations to the Occupational Therapy graduate students of cohort MSOT011 on their recent White Coat Ceremony and Academic Showcase. This milestone marks a significant achievement for these students, who have worked hard to reach this point in their journey.

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LVN vs CNA vs MA: What Are the Differences?

LVN vs CNA vs MA: What Are the Differences?

As you research healthcare education, you may be wondering about the differences between Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs), Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), and Medical Assistants (MAs). While all three jobs are in the medical field and involve working with patients, some key distinctions exist between these roles.

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