Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) June 17, 2011
B. E. Smith, the only full-service leadership solutions firm dedicated exclusively to healthcare providers, has been retained by Mount Aloysius College in Cresson, Pa., to lead a national search for a dean of nursing. The top executive search firm in the healthcare market, B. E. Smith placed more than 300 senior-level healthcare executives into organizations worldwide last year.
The new dean of nursing will have executive leadership responsibility for the college’s nursing program, which consists of 15 full-time faculty and 400 students. A doctoral degree in nursing and progressive nursing leadership experience in an academic setting is required for the position. The ideal candidate will bring demonstrated success in strategic leadership, technology advancement, program evaluation, accreditation and curriculum design.
Recognized as one of the most affordable private colleges in the nation, Mount Aloysius College (MAC) has a 99 percent placement rate for graduates of its health studies and nursing programs. Nursing education options include an associate’s degree, LPN-to-RN and RN-to-BSN programs, as well as a “nursing 2 + 2” program that enables students to earn both an associate’s and bachelor’s degree in nursing in four years. MAC’s nursing program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc. (NLNAC), a nationally recognized accrediting agency for both post-secondary and higher degree programs in nursing education.
About Mount Aloysius College:
Established in 1853, MAC is a comprehensive, liberal arts and science-based institution with a commitment to career-directed study. Rooted in Catholic tradition, MAC is one of the nation’s 16 Mercy-sponsored colleges. More than 50 academic programs are offered on the undergraduate and graduate levels, with all classes taught by professors. MAC has almost 175 faculty members and more than 2,000 students. For more information, please visit http://www.mtaloy.edu.
About B. E. Smith:
Founded in 1978, B. E. Smith is a full-service leadership solutions firm for healthcare providers. B. E. Smith’s comprehensive suite of services includes Interim Healthcare Leadership, Permanent Executive Placements and Consulting Solutions. The company is comprised of veteran healthcare leaders who partner with each client to create solutions that uniquely fit their needs. B. E. Smith, the No. 1 ranked executive search firm by Modern Healthcare, maintains one of the largest databases of skilled healthcare leadership and interim executive candidates in the industry and recently placed more than 600 total leaders into healthcare organizations worldwide. For more information, visit http://www.BESmith.com or call 877-802-4593.