The University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK), Division of Nursing envisions an environment that promotes student-centered learning opportunities through scholarship and academic-practice partnerships.
As an integral part of its parent institution, the Division of Nursing is committed to quality liberal arts education of allied health leaders serving rural northern Maine and beyond. Our mission is to address the need for higher education opportunities in critical need areas and educate allied health graduates who are competent to assume roles of entry level skilled professionals in the health care industry.
The Allied Health program is a two year, Associates of Science degree designed to prepare graduates to assume roles in allied health specialties.
In keeping with the institutional mission and divisional goals, the Division of Nursing promotes an environment of respect and support for all persons regardless of gender, race/ethnicity, creed, or abilities. Students with special needs are advised to refer to the “Students with Disabilities” section of this catalog.
In fulfillment of its mission, the Division of Nursing will: