Educational Partners

Whether you’re starting your career in nursing or ready to take it to the next level, Nursing Connect gives you the resources you need to find a quality education at a value that makes sense to you. Premier Health’s educational partners provide onsite college fairs, and programs to meet your career development needs. RN to BSN, certificate, and graduate programs are offered by the partners. Some offer reduced tuition, scholarships and grants to qualifying students. 

Participating Schools

These colleges and universities offer reduced fees for qualifying Premier Health nurses:

Cedarville University
Cedarville University offers graduate programs, Family Nurse Practitioner, Global Public Health Nursing, and Nurse Educator. 

Chamberlain College of Nursing
Partnership provides a 30 percent reduction of tuition and a 15% reduction on the MPH program.
Contact Rachel Musson at

Indiana University East
Indiana University East offers a RN to BSN Mobility option as well as a FNP, Nursing Education and Nursing Administration graduate programs.
Contact Carla Ballenger at for questions about the RN to BSN Mobility option.

Indiana Wesleyan
Premier employees receive a 10% discount with a couple of exclusions. It does not apply to the Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program or doctoral programs. 
Contact Stephanie Tillman at

Miami University Regionals
The RN-BSN completion program is entirely online.

Ohio University
Online undergraduate and graduate nursing programs. No discount to Premier employee. Tuition remission available.

Purdue University Northwest
Scholarships are available for the RN to BSN Online Nursing Program.

Sinclair Community College
Sinclair offers additional certificate programs for RNs. 

Ohio State University
Tuition remission is offered to employees attending undergraduate or graduate programs.

University of Cincinnati
The University of Cincinnati offers an online RN-BSN completion program and graduate programs.

Walden University
Employees receive a 20% reduction on tuition for all programs except the Family Nurse Practitioner and the Tempo BSN programs. No discounts on the FNP program, but a 40% discount on the Tempo BSN program.

Wright State University
Wright State University offers a tuition match up to $3,500 per year to Premier Health employees enrolled in WSU’s RN-BSN program.
Contact Theresa Haghnazarian at (937)775-3131.

Tuition Reimbursement Match

Wright State University and Premier Health have partnered in an effort to further the education of the nursing workforce. Wright State is providing a tuition reimbursement match to benefit-eligible nurses to help defray out-of-pocket expenses while completing the online RN-to-BSN program. For further information, contact Theresa Haghnzarian at (937)775-3131 to learn more

Onsite Programs

Indiana Wesleyan offers onsite classes at Miami Valley Hospital South. 

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