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Cathy McPhee, MSN, FNP, RN

Associate Chair, Undergraduate Professional Programs
Director, RN to BSN Online Program
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Phone: (626) 815-5011
Fax: (626) 815-5414
Catherine Wilde McPhee is currently associate chair of Undergraduate Professional Programs and director of the Accelerated RN to BSN online program, as well as an assistant professor in the School of Nursing. An Azusa Pacific University graduate, McPhee has chosen to remain at APU after earning a Master of Science degree and her Family Nurse Practitioner Certification. Previously, she worked as a nurse executive and chief operations officer at several local hospitals. She was also an instructor at California State University, Fullerton, from 1996–97 after receiving her Bachelor of Science degree there in 1986.


  • Family Nurse Practitioner Certification, Azusa Pacific University, 2004
  • Practicums: Case Management, St. Joseph Hospital in Orange, CA; Pediatric Internship, Dr. Harrington, Santa Ana, CA; Maternal/Child/Women’s Health, Dr. M. Zapata, Orange, CA; Family Practice, Dr. J. Luster, Orange, CA
  • Masters of Science, Azusa Pacific University, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science, California State University at Fullerton, 1986
  • Associate of Arts, Saddleback College, 1982
  • Diploma in Nursing, Millard Fillmore Hospital School of Nursing, 1968


School of Nursing

  • Undergraduate Programs


  • Family Practice
  • Hospital Administration
  • Online Education
  • Patient Care Services
  • Rehabilitation