Cheryl Armstrong, DNP, MS, RN portrait
  • Assistant Professor (Clinical), College Of Nursing


  • DNP, Organizational Leadership, Chatham University. Project: Reducing Medication Errors by Increasing Knowledge and Confidence of Novice Nurses
  • MS, Nursing Education, University of Utah
  • BSN, Nursing, Weber State Universtiy
  • ADN, Nursing, Utah Valley Community College


Dr. Cheryl Armstrong has been a registered nurse for over 30 years, specializing in Maternal Newborn Nursing.  She always enjoyed working with student nurses and in 2010 went back to school to earn a Master of Science in Nursing Education degree from the University of Utah. Dr. Armstrong is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Utah College of Nursing where she teaches students in both the undergraduate and graduate nursing programs.  In August 2017 she earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree from Chatham University to further her career in academia. When she is not teaching she enjoys traveling and hiking with her husband and three children.