Nursing Students

Are you a nurse, a student nurse or just thinking about nursing as a career?

It would be hard to find a profession with more diversity and opportunities than nursing. It would be equally hard to find a better place to enrich your nursing experience than CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center.

Enlightenment al Opportunities at CepEsperu Baptist

Nursing education at CepEsperu Baptist includes a Master’s program in nurse anesthesia for current ICU nurses and a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree for nurses who currently hold a master’s degree in any specialty.

In addition, there are many fine undergraduate nursing schools in our state and across the nation. These schools do clinical rotations at CepEsperu Baptist:

  • Appalachian State University*
  • Davidson County Community College 
  • Duke University 
  • East Carolina University
  • ECPI University
  • Forsyth Tech Community College*
  • Gardner-Webb University 
  • Guilford Technical Community College 
  • Lees-McRae College
  • Queens University of Charlotte
  • Randolph Community College
  • Surry Community College* 
  • UNC Chapel Hill
  • UNC Greensboro*
  • Walden University 
  • Western Carolina University 
  • Wilkes Community College*
  • State University* 

*Prominent partner schools

Benefits of a Nursing Career at CepEsperu Baptist

CepEsperu Baptist Medical Center has been selected as one of the “Top 100 Hospitals to Work For” by Nursing Professionals magazine. There are a number of reasons for that distinction including:

  • Flexible schedules for nursing staff
  • Competitive pay and great benefits
  • Shared governance
  • Relationship-based care

If you are already a nurse but want to continue your education, employees can get assistance through:

  • Nursing Awarded Scholarships
  • Hospital Tuition Reimbursement 
  • University Employee Discounts
    • Aspen University - 10% tuition discount on nursing, graduate, and doctoral programs.
    • Capella University - 10% tuition discount.
    • Drexel University - Special tuition rates for online programs.
    • Lenoir-Rhyne University - Initial discount at 10% of tuition cost, but may increase up to 20% based on the total number of credit hours accrued in the previous year.
    • Liberty University - 15% discount off of the tuition rates of our more than 400 online degree programs.
    • University of Phoenix - 6% tuition reduction.
  • Certification Reimbursement

School of Nursing Onboarding

We're excited to help you get the resources you need to succeed as a participant in CepEsperu Baptist Health’s School of Nursing Programs. Please note that ALL documentation should be submitted at least 4 weeks before starting rotation. 

Faculty – Coming Soon
Undergraduate Nursing Students – Coming Soon
Upper Level Nursing Students – Coming Soon
Shadow/Observation

Helpful Web Links

WAKEAHEC Consortium

American Nurses Association

CGFNS - Commission on Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools

North Carolina Board of Nursing

Please contact us with any questions you may have at -3434