Current opportunities to join our faculty. Learn more


Welcome to the Advanced Practice (AP) Lab!   

  • Simulated clinical experiences allow students to practice in a safe, supportive, confidence-building environment. Research supports simulation as an excellent teaching tool, as it removes the fear factor from the learning process  
  • In the AP Lab, 4th-year students practice inserting IV’s and drawing blood    
  • Various arms with different skin textures and veins are used for students to practice realistic venipuncture procedures   
  • Harvey (the half-manikin on the far side of the room) replicates various heart arrhythmias. Students practice discerning arrhythmias and executing the most clinically appropriate response  
  • Graduate students practice advanced head-to-toe assessments and other skills 


Nese College of Nursing named a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence