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Celebrating Progress: Barton College Receives $3.7 Million in Funding for Innovative Healthcare Programs

BySamantha Nguyen

Mar 27, 2024
Barton College awarded $3.7 million for Health Sciences program

On March 22, 2024, a group of individuals gathered at Barton College in Wilson, North Carolina to celebrate the progress of the School of Health Sciences on campus. Among those present were North Carolina Senator Buck Newton and North Carolina Representative Ken Fontenot, who presented a ceremonial check of $3.7 million to College leadership, Board of Trustees members, faculty, and students.

This funding will support the development of innovative healthcare programs at Barton College, aimed at addressing the growing demand for healthcare professionals in Wilson and Eastern North Carolina. The region is currently experiencing shortages in nurses, nurse educators, primary care providers, and mental health professionals, creating challenges in access to care for residents. Barton College, as the only institution offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Wilson County

By Samantha Nguyen

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