• School of Nursing
    Students and professor pack supplies for a week at a Guatemalan clinic
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    Nursing students start their training
    in the lab
  • School of Nursing
    Nursing education students
    polish their skills with practice
  • School of Nursing
    Family nurse practitioner students
    learn by doing

Welcome to the School of Nursing Advising Center!



Helen Gleason, M.Ed.

Academic advisor for traditional on-ground BSN program

Office: CKNB 221
Hours: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Phone: 615-494-8791 | Fax: 615-898-5441
Email: helen.gleason@mtsu.edu

Area of Responsibility:
Helen Wooten Gleason is the Academic Advisor for students in the MTSU School of Nursing. Her many years spent working with faculty, staff and students have allowed for rewarding personal fulfillment. Her primary job function is advisement to currently enrolled freshman, sophomore and transfer students, but in addition she participates in CUSTOMS, maintains student records, coordinates interviews for potential students, answers questions of currently enrolled students, and serves on the Admissions Committee.

Group Advising: ORIENTATION CKNB Room 109(111):
(when classes are in session: spring and Fall Semester)
Wednesday: 2:15 PM
If you need a face-to-face appointment, please call 615-898-2437 to arrange an appointment time.


Joan Howell

Academic advisor for online and graduate programs.

Office: CKNB 222
Phone: 615-898-5252 | Fax: 615-898-5441
Email: joan.howell@mtsu.edu


Helen Gleason will hold open advising on the following dates:

  • Wednesday October 30th 8:30-11:00 AM and 1:00-3:30 PM
  • Wednesday November 6th 8:30-11:00 AM and 1:00-3:30 PM
  • Wednesday November 13th 8:30-11:00 AM and 1:00-3:30 PM
  • Wednesday November 20th 8:30-11:00 AM and 1:00-3:30 PM
  • Wednesday November 27th 8:30-11:00 AM and 1:00-3:30 PM


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