Advance your nursing career with an institution that champions your goals.
Whether you’re a recent graduate or a seasoned nurse, the University of Saint Mary (USM) understands that at any stage in your career continuing your education takes a great deal of commitment. So, from your first day until graduation, the University of Saint Mary faculty and support staff will be there to assist you in earning your degree. At USM, online doesn’t mean alone.
Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the online RN to BSN degree program ensures registered nurses gain the skills and knowledge to stay on the cutting edge of health care.
Gain Stability in an Evolving Industry
The health care field is rapidly expanding, and nurses continue to be in high demand with the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicting job growth for registered nurses to grow 19 percent by 2022. Coupled with this, the American Nurses Association is pushing for nurses to return to the classroom and continue their education, noting the need to stay current with new practices and technologies. To take advantage of this growing demand and secure your current role, it’s paramount you return to the classroom and continue your education with the University of Saint Mary online RN-BSN degree program.
In as few as 12 months and without residency requirements, you can build upon your current understanding of health care and the role of a nurse in general through rigorous, in-depth courses, such as:
- Health Assessment
- Research in Nursing
- Palliative Care Nursing
- Community Health
Why the University of Saint Mary Online RN-BSN
Grounded in the tradition of liberal arts and founded in 1923, the University of Saint Mary instills within its nursing students the decision-making and critical-thinking skills employers desire, along with fostering a sense of community. Through Sister Simone Roach’s Five C’s of Caring – Commitment, Conscience, Competence, Compassion, and Confidence – USM RN-BSN graduates gain the ability to lead organizations and act in a manner that benefits society as a whole.
Take the Next Step
Learn more about how the University of Saint Mary online and on-campus programs can help you advance your career and achieve your goals. Call us at today at 877-307-4915 to speak to an Admissions Advisor or request more information.
* The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at the University of Saint Mary is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791.