- Bachelor of Science in Nursing
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is an American four year academic degree in the science and principles of nursing, granted by a tertiary education university or similarly accredited school. Though one is eligible to sit for the a licensing examination to become a registered nurse after graduating from either a two year program with an Associate's Degree (ADN) or from a four-year program with an Bachelor's Degree (BSN), the BSN prepares nurses for a professional role away from the bedside with coursework in nursing science, research, leadership, and nursing informatics.
- Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
- Doctor of Nursing Practice
- Master of Science in Nursing
- National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
- Nurse education
- Nursing school
Nursing Levels of PracticeGeneralistsAdvanced Practice Nurse education
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