Alumni Spotlight: Emily DNP, “Aspen has laid a strong foundation for my career.”

Emily Higgins graduated in December 2023 with a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. Emily has dedicated her career to advancing education within the nursing profession. She was inspired by her students to pursue her Doctorate. That doctoral degree has allowed Emily to advance nursing education even further. Keep reading to hear about Emily’s accomplishments.   … Keep Reading

Alumni Spotlight: Vanessa, MSN, “The support from all of my professors is what truly led me to be successful and have faith and confidence in myself.”

Vanessa Bergner graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in May 2021 and her Master of Science in Nursing, specializing in Administration and Management in August 2023! Vanessa inspires us all to pursue our dreams and strive for achievement. See below for Vanessa’s story.   My educational journey started later in life. I decided … Keep Reading

Alumni Spotlight: Jaime, MSN, “The future lies ahead, and it is promising.”

Jaime Caliston started her nursing journey had her crossing oceans and persevering through hardship. The hard work was worth it, and Jaime earned her Master of Science in Nursing, specializing in Nursing Education, in August 2023. Today, Jaime shares her story of struggle and triumph.   The compelling chapters of my odyssey and putting God … Keep Reading

Alumni Spotlight: David, MBA, “One day you will grow up to help people”

David Gibson graduated with his Bachelor’s in Business Administration in November 2022 and went on to earn his MBA, specializing in Project Management, in April 2024.  Using the flexibility and discipline learned during his time in the Navy, David was able to persevere through his programs and succeed.  Keep reading for more of his story. … Keep Reading

Alumni Spotlight: Beverly, EdD, “Thriving Despite Experiencing Stressors”

Beverly Naylor graduated with her Doctor of Education Leadership and Learning, specializing in Organizational Psychology in June 2023.  Beverly experienced several health setbacks during the pursuit of her degree, but she was able to persevere and accomplish all of her goals.  Keep reading to hear about Beverly’s journey.   Salutogenesis, which refers to how one … Keep Reading

Alumni Spotlight: Kristine, Ed.D, “I Wanted to Become a Better Leader”

Kristine Blood graduated from Aspen’s Master of Arts in Psychology and Addiction Studies in January 2019 and then went on to complete her Doctor of Education in Leadership and Learning, specializing in Organizational Leadership in November 2022. Kristine was able to leverage her degrees to benefit her career moves.  Keep reading to hear more about … Keep Reading