SOURCE: The College Network

The College Network

November 10, 2011 09:30 ET

The College Network Forms Alliance With Tennessee Nurses Association to Offer Advanced Education Opportunities

Alliance Allows The College Network, Inc. to Help Educate Nurses and Advance the Mission of the Tennessee Nurses Association

INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwire - Nov 10, 2011) - The College Network™ has formed an alliance with the Tennessee Nurses Association (TNA), an organization that has been an advocate for professional nursing since 1905, to provide continuing education opportunities that can be completed online, in conjunction with leading universities.

"This alliance between TNA and The College Network is essential to nurses in our state because it provides them with convenient access to higher education while allowing them to continue working," said Sharon Adkins, MSN, RN, Executive Director at TNA. "The College Network is an organization that can help us continue to fulfill our mission of advancing the practice of nursing."

The College Network supports TNA's mission of promoting and educating registered nurses and advancing the practice of nursing in Tennessee. Since its founding in 1992, The College Network has helped more than 150,000 nurses by providing a way for them to earn associate's, bachelor's and master's degrees in nursing from leading universities, as well as continuing nursing education designed to enhance their knowledge and skills while they continue to work in their profession.

"This alliance with the Tennessee Nurses Association provides us with an opportunity to reach nurses in Tennessee and offer them a way to go back to school," said Gary Eyler, Chairman and CEO of The College Network. "Our programs can be completed online, leading to university degrees which will allow TNA to fulfill its mission of fostering the education of nurses while they work to care for those in their community."

About The College Network, Inc.
Since 1992, The College Network has provided solutions that allow organizations to help employees advance their education and training with college degrees and professional certificates from highly acclaimed universities. As one of the nation's leading eLearning companies, in conjunction with some of the nation's foremost institutions of higher education, The College Network has enabled hundreds of thousands of working adults to continue their education without interruption of their professional lives. Visit or call 1-800-39-LEARN (395-3276) for more information.

Contact Information

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    Lindsay Schmitt
    Tel: 800-395-3276