Tria Allen

Tria Allen

Tria Allen, RN, BSN, MS
Assistant Professor
(515) 643-6728

Office Location
Building 1, Room 214

Office Hours
By appointment/ posted on office door per semester

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
928 6th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309-1239

Courses Regularly Taught

  • Foundations BSN 210
  • Gerontology BSN332

Year Started at Mercy College 2001


  • ASN, Mercy College of Nursing (1994)
  • BSN, Mercy College of Health Sciences (1999)
  • MS, Gerenotology, University of Indianapolis (2013)

Advice to Students

Enjoy the process of meeting your educational goals.

Clinical/Field Experience

  • Med/ Surg
  • Telementry
  • Surgery
  • PACU
  • Flex nurse
  • Wound care


  • RN licensure form the Iowa Board of Nursing
  • American Heart Association Advanced Life Support certified CPR
  • Mandatory Reporter Dependent and Child
  • Certified 40 Hour Coronary Care training, ACLS
  • Certified in Cardiac Life Support
  • Certified Curative Trained Wound Care 40 hours
  • NCSBN webinar/ Learning extension test writing development
  • FERPA for higher education training certificate of completion in preventing
    discrimination and sexual violence

Professional Memberships

  • Association of Gerontology in Higher Educations National League of Nursing

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