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Nurse Mentor and Retention Specialist

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Welcome to the Nurse Mentor and Retention Specialist website. You have taken an important step toward meeting your goal of success in the nursing program. Good luck as you work toward reaching your goals!

Contact Heidi Rayner, Nurse Mentor and Retention Specialist by email, or call 410-777-2423.

The nurse mentor and retention specialist supports students with:

  • Creative study strategies
  • Test-taking skill development
  • Course-specific test prep session
  • Success skill workshops
  • Traditional (face-to-face) and online tutoring

See the Related Links section for helpful information and resources in the following areas: self-assessment, goal setting and time management, critical thinking, note-taking skills, study techniques and test-taking strategies for nursing students.

For more information about any of the AACC Health Professions Programs, including both RN and LPN Programs, please e-mail