College of Nursing
Degree ProgramMaster of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Dr. Tara Harris’ formal training is as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has been in nursing for 20+ years. Dr. Harris served as undergraduate nursing faculty at a private institution in NC. She then moved into higher education positions in 2013 after obtaining her DNP from Duke University. She has served as both didactic and clinical faculty, teaching advanced health assessment, advanced pathophysiology, and other courses across the Nurse Practitioner curriculum. While at Walden U, she serves on several committees to include the curriculum committee, FNP committee, and clinical advisory committee.
Nurs 6512 - Advanced Health Assessment
Nurs 6540 - Advanced Practice Care of Frail Elders and several clinical courses
DNP, Duke University School of Nursing
MSN, East Carolina University