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Kate Tredway, MBA, MSN, RN

Program Director RN BSN Completion Degree

Clinical Instructor

Department of Population Health Nursing Science

Pronouns: She/her/hers


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Kate Tredway teaches in and administers the UIC RN-BSN Completion Degree Program. Administrative functions are those typical of any manager or program director, organizing, planning, directing, budgeting, and quality control, with heavy emphasis on being a public advocate for seamless progression of nursing education for students, and on providing mentoring into the online teaching role for instructors.

For the RN-BSN Completion Degree, Kate teaches and develops course content in areas such as community health and population focused nursing; nursing and health care administration; nursing roles; caring; understanding and articulating nursing and its purpose; nursing informatics; nursing research and evidence based practice; and advancing nursing education, especially moving ADN on to BSN and above.

Selected Publications

Anderson, G., Tredway, C. & Calice, C. (2014). A longitudinal study of nursing students’ perceptions of quality online course design. Journal of Integrative Learning Research, 26(1).

Anderson, G. & Tredway, C. (2009). Transforming the nursing curriculum to promote critical thinking online. Journal of Nursing Education, 48(2), 111-115.

Anderson, MA. & Tredway, C.A. (1999). Communication: An outcome of case management. Nursing Case Management, 4(3), 104-111.

Professional Leadership

Program Director, UIC College Of Nursing RN-BSN Completion Degree Program

Program Coordinator, UIC College of Nursing Graduate Transition Student Program

Notable Honors

2012, UIC Silver Circle Award (2012, 2009, 2006), UIC

2012, Excellence in Teaching Award (each year from 2000-2012), UIC CON RN-BSN Program

2009, Distinguished Alumni Award, UIC CON Quad Cities Campus

2014, Distinguished Alumni Award, Blackhawk College Nursing Department

Professional Memberships


AAHN - American Association for the History of Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau

Research Currently in Progress

Open Education Resources (OER) and use of e-workbooks in online teaching and learning.