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College of Education and Health Professions

The vision of the College of Education and Health Professions is to prepare highly qualified professionals and leaders who possess the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to increase the quality of life in the community by improving P-12 student learning and professional health care.

About Us

Sherika Derico

Assistant Director of Undergraduate Programs/Associate Professor

Sherika Derico

Contact

Dr. Sherika Derico

Position: Assistant Director of Undergraduate Programs/Associate Professor
Office: Frank Brown Hall 3333
Phone: 706-565-1492
E-mail: derico_sherika@columbusstate.edu
Bio

Education

Master of Science in Nursing, Troy University 
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Troy State University
Associate Degree in Nursing, CVCC
Licensed Practical Nurse (Certificate), CVCC

Specialty Area

Bio

Clinical Experience & Interests

Long-Term Care
Emergency Nursing
Case Management

Professional Organizations

National League for Nursing
Sigma Theta Tau
Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority

Courses / Teaching Areas

NURS 3275 Professional Clinical Nursing I
NURS 3277 Professional Clinical Nursing II
NURS 3276 Health Assessment
NURS 3111 Professional Development Perspectives I
NURS 3112 Professional Development Perspectives II

Professional Certifications

Advanced Pediatric Life Support
Basic Life Support
Alabama Board of Nursing