Sara Nylin

Job Title

  • Associate Professor of Nursing
    Nursing, College of Arts and Sciences


Sara has twenty years of experience in OB nursing, primarily Labor & Delivery and High Risk OB. Her interests include cultural variations in the childbirth experience, the use of simulation in nursing education, and the needs of multilingual learners in nursing.

Started at Bethel



  • University of Nebraska Medical Center - B.S.N. in Nursing, 1997
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center - M.S.N. in Maternal/Women's Health, 2002
  • Bethel University - D.N.P., 2021

Courses Taught

NUR 202 Nursing Skills I: Health Assessment

NUR 413 Practicum IV: Pediatric and Maternity Nursing

NUR 419 Family Nursing: Peds/OB Focus

NURS310 Skills I: Health Assessment and Fundamentals of Nursing Practice

NURS437 Maternity Nursing

Areas of expertise

Labor and Delivery; High Risk OB