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Takara Schomberg

Takara Schomberg


Instructor (Sioux Falls)

Office Building


Mailing Address

University Center-Nursing
2300 Career Ave Ste 260
Sioux Falls, SD 57107


Takara Schomberg, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE is a Certified Nurse Educator and Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator. She earned her Masters of Science in Nursing with a specialization in nursing education from South Dakota State University. Her graduate thesis work explored self-care agency and self-care practices in nursing professionals. Her nursing background includes ambulatory care, functional medicine, gerontology, and mental health nursing. Her current academic interests include mental health, simulation, self-care, and nursing education. She maintains professional memberships in several organizations on the local and national level.


MSN, South Dakota State University
BSN, South Dakota State University

2021-2024: Certified Healthcare Simulation Educator (CHSE)
2019-2024: Certified Nurse Educator (CNE)

Academic Interests/Expertise

Nursing Education
Mental Health

Academic Responsibilities

Instructor in Sioux Falls accelerated and standard cohorts, providing instruction in simulation, laboratory, classroom, online, and clinical settings.

Committee Activities

Bylaws and CON Handbook
Simulation and Informatics

Awards and Honors

Academic Year 2020 Teacher of the Year, SDSU College of Nursing

Professional Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau International, Phi Chapter
National League for Nursing
American Psychiatric Nurses Association
International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation and Learning (INACSL)
Society of Simulation in Healthcare

Area(s) of Research

Orem's Self-Care Deficit Theory


Open Prairie

Open PRAIRIE - Public Research Access Institutional Repository and Information Exchange

Relationship Between Self-Care Agency, Self-Care Practices, and Body Mass Index…