Christa Steffens | Mercy College

Christa Steffens, EdD, MSN, RN, CNE
Associate Dean of Graduate Nursing
(515) 643-6783

Office Location

Office Hours
By appointment

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

Year started at Mercy College: 2019


  • Associates Degree in Nursing - Scott Community College

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing - University of Iowa

  • Master of Science in Nursing - Kaplan University

  • Doctor of Education - Allen College


  • Nursing


  • Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)

Clinical Field Experience

  • 22 years (critical care, forensics, corrections)

Advice to Students/Favorite Quote

  • There are two simple steps to achieving anything you want: 1) Start your journey 2) Don't stop until you get matter how long it takes!

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