BCYC Immersion Nursing Track

BCYC Immersion participants learn how to care for a woman in labor and for her newborn child

  • Session 1: June 18-23, 2023
  • Session 2: July 9-14, 2023

This track is for high school students who want to learn more about the profession of nursing and get hands-on experience with tasks that Registered Nurses and other medical professionals perform every day. Join us in this nursing pre college summer program to have some fun while learning about the rewards and challenges of nursing!

Track Instructor

Dr. Jackie Harris, APRN
Director of the Nursing Department & Robert J. Dehaemers Endowed Chair of Nursing

Jackie Harris

Dr. Jackie Harris graduated from Benedictine College in 1998, where she completed an undergraduate degree in biology. She then graduated from Marquette University with a Master of Science in Nursing in 2002. Dr. Harris completed her Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Wichita State University in December, 2020.

Dr. Harris has taught NURS 3120 Clinical Nursing Assessment, NURS 3300 Pharmacology I, NURS 3640 Pharmacology II, NURS 4300 Mental Health Nursing and NURS 4930 Synthesis/Capstone. Dr. Harris has over twenty years of experience as a nurse and most recently worked as a nurse practitioner at the Atchison Community Health Clinic.