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Nursing- Bachelor of Science

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Earn an accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing in as little as 36 months

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.

Convenient schedules for working adults.

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. The Nursing program is available at the Murray, Utah and Layton, Utah campuses.

Transfer credit policy

Our strong transfer credit policy assures adult learners can graduate faster and at a lower overall cost.

Nursing graduates are trained in:

  • Patient care
  • Nursing fundamentals
  • Pharmacology
  • Therapeutic treatment interventions
  • Medical/surgical and nursing
  • Leadership
  • Mental health nursing
  • Mother/baby and pediatric nursing
  • Licensure examination preparation

Average program length:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing – 120 semester hours

Job Growth

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.

Career Opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2012 Nurses were employed in the following places*:

  • 61% in Hospitals; state, local & private
  • 7% in Offices of Physicians
  • 6% in Home Healthcare Services
  • 7% in Nursing & Residential Care Facilities
  • The remainder worked mostly in social assistance agencies, government agencies and educational services.

 

* http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/registered-nurses.htm