Tyia Dawson, MSN, RN

Ms. Tyia Dawson has worked at Appalachian State University as an adjunct clinical instructor since August 2013 and joined the faculty in the Department of Nursing on a full-time basis in August 2014. Tyia teaches two adult health clinical courses and is an associate instructor in the simulation laboratory half-time. She received her MSN from Western Carolina University in 2012, her BSN from WCU in 2010, and her ADN from Broward Community Collge in 1973. She also has a BS in Healthcare Administration from Florida Atlantic University awarded in 1983. She has clinical experience in home care, occupational health, OR, and ER. She and her husband live in Boone and have done so for the past 16 years. They have three adult children, two daughters and a son. They also have two grandsons.

Title: Clinical Faculty
Department: Department of Nursing

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-8050

Fax: (828) 262-8066

Office address
310-B Edwin Duncan Hall