Nursing & Science

Degree Guide Key:
Traditional Day ProgramsWC
Evening & Weekend ProgramsSCD
Online ProgramsON
Graduate ProgramsGRAD


Personal satisfaction, tremendous professional opportunities, and the chance to help your community are primary reasons to consider nursing as a career. And Midway College’s Nursing program has a reputation as one the finest programs in Kentucky. You’ll benefit from a strong curriculum; team-taught classroom theory; concentrated, supervised laboratory; and clinical experiences, enabling you to make a positive impact in your community.

Degrees Offered - Nursing

Degrees Offered - Science

Pre-Professional Programs Offered


Dr. Barbara Kitchen - Division Chair for Nursing & ScienceDr. Barbara Kitchen

Dr. Kitchen has been a member of the Midway College faculty since July 2001.  She began chairing the nursing program in May 2004, and continued in the role of chair for the newly formed Nursing and Science division in July 2005.  Dr. Kitchen received her R.N. Diploma from Good Samaritan Hospital, a B.S.N. with Distinction from Eastern Kentucky University, and a M.S.N. in Mental Health- Clinical Specialist from the University of Kentucky.  She performed post graduate studies in counseling psychology from the University of Kentucky, where she also received a Doctor of Nursing Practice, Executive Leadership Track.  Dr. Kitchen has served the nursing community as a practitioner, educator, scholar, and administrator throughout her career.