The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at Provo College is accredited by the Commissions on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791. More at www.ccneaccreditation.org.
Even if you can become a Registered Nurse (R.N.) without a bachelor’s degree, the job market tells us that BSN-trained nurses have broader, higher-paying career opportunities. The extra step is well worth it, and employers are looking.
The BSN program is offered in a hybrid format, with the majority of courses offered online. Clinical experiences in phlebotomy, wound care, and CPR procedures (to name a few) are on campus in a real-world clinical setting.
Our strong transfer credit policy assures adult learners can graduate faster and at a lower overall cost.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program prepares graduates to sit for the NCLEX-RN licensure examination and practice as a registered nurse. Employment settings include long-term care, acute care, complex and critical care, school nursing, home health and community health nursing. Graduates are prepared for leadership and quality improvement positions.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, job outlook for registered nurses is projected to grow by 19% from 2012 to 2022.* With about 2.7 million jobs in 2012.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2012 Nurses were employed in the following places*: