Maria Steele, MSN, RN, APHN-BC

Maria Steele

Maria Steele, MSN, RN, APHN-BC
Clinical Assistant Professor

Office: NUR 315 


  • MSN, Public Health Nursing Administration, University of South Alabama
  • Post-Masters Certificate in Nursing Education, University of South Alabama
  • BSN, Summa Cum Laude, University of North Alabama
  • ADN, Shelby State Community College

Professional Certifications

  • Advanced Public Health Nurse (APHN), Board Certified, ANCC

Clinical Expertise

  • Community/Public Health Nursing

Teaching Responsibilities

  • NUR 405 - Community Health Nursing
  • Online RN/BSN program
    • NUR 410 Transition into Professional Roles

Service Activities

  • RN-BSN Curriculum Subcommittee
  • Upsilon Omicron Chapter-Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society
  • National Association of Catholic Nurses

Special Achievements/Honors/Awards

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society- Upsilon Omicron Chapter
  • Golden Key International Society

Research Interests

  • Substance Abuse
  • Health Behaviors
  • School Health