Katharyn Nunez

Katharyn Nunez,  DNP, RN
Assistant Professor
(515) 643-6716

Office Location

Office Hours

  • Tuesdays 10am-12pm
  • Thursdays 1pm-5pm

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1239

Year Started at Mercy College: 2020

  • Department: Nursing


  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Purdue Global University (2020)
  • Master of Science in Nursing, Purdue Global University (2018)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Mercy College of Health Sciences (2008)

Professional Memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International


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About Us

Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer master's degreesbachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, certificate programs, and continuing education courses.

Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.

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