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Grand Rapids
Theological Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Education

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice in Pediatric Nursing, Grand Valley State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Kaplan University
  • Associate of Science in Nursing, Ivy Tech Community College

Research Interests

  • Doctoral Dissertation: Implementation of the Evidence-Based COPE Intervention in an Elementary Classroom to Promote Mental Health
  • Pediatric mental health

Maria McCormick, DNP, CPNP

  • Director of Nursing
  • Nursing Division Chair
  • Assistant Professor of Nursing

  • Traditional Undergraduate Nursing Division

Education

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice in Pediatric Nursing, Grand Valley State University
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Kaplan University
  • Associate of Science in Nursing, Ivy Tech Community College

Research Interests

  • Doctoral Dissertation: Implementation of the Evidence-Based COPE Intervention in an Elementary Classroom to Promote Mental Health
  • Pediatric mental health

Dr. Maria McCormick, an experienced and skilled nurse practitioner, serves as the director of nursing and Nursing Division chair at Cornerstone University. Dr. McCormick has both an extensive knowledge of health care and a passion for showing God’s love to all of her patients and her students.

Dr. McCormick first received her Associate of Science in Nursing from Ivy Tech Community College and then received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Kaplan University. She holds a Doctorate of Nursing Practice in Pediatric Nursing from Grand Valley State University and is a licensed Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Her work experience includes long-term care direct nursing, medical-surgical and critical care, leadership in a long-term care setting and pediatrics.

Dr. McCormick lives in Lowell, Mich., with her husband and three children.

Hobbies

  • Baking
  • Outdoor activities
  • Spending time with family

Campus Involvement

  • Undergraduate Academic Council

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.