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Nursing Science Degree

Your online resource for Nursing Science Education and Career Information. Nursing science, another term for the BSN (Bachelor's of Science in Nursing) degree, is a program that is very popular among those currently working in the RN profession. The transition from RN to BSN takes only two years in most cases because of the previous formal training that was taken for RN licensing. For new students, the program is a 4-year degree that focuses on teaching theory and nursing science, research, leadership, and techniques and new technology in the nursing field. Focusing on the science aspect of the career, it offers more technical training and the ability to do more medically involved jobs than an RN might be able. Additionally, the education in theory and leadership that comes with a nursing science education opens the door to administrative and management positions within healthcare systems around the country. While many who obtain degrees in nursing science will remain RNs, there are many who seek management positions or administration careers for better pay and higher levels of success. Continuing education in nursing science will be required to maintain licensure every 1-2 years, as determined by each state.

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  • Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences

    Nursing@Simmons, the innovative, online nursing degree program from Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares Registered Nurses for the next stage of their careers.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree and RN license to be qualified for this school.

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    Programs

    • MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
    • RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
    Location:
    Boston: 300 The Fenway,, Boston MA 02115
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  • South University, Online Programs

    As a student at South University, Online Programs, you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.
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    Programs

    • Healthcare Management (BS)
    • Nursing (RN to BSN)
    • RN to Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (RN-MSN)
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    Location:
    Savannah: 709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah GA 31406
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  • Stratford Career Institute

    Earn Your Diploma from Home!
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    Programs

    • Fitness & Nutrition

    Location: Online

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  • Grand Canyon University

    Does the Human Mind Fascinate You? Study Psychology at Grand Canyon University - Bachelor's and Master's Degrees Available!
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    Programs

    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Prevention
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with Emphasis in Grief and Bereavement
    • M.S. in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Christian Ministry
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    Location:
    Phoenix: 3300 W Camelback Road, Phoenix AZ 85017
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  • Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University

    Located in the heart of Washington, D.C. the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University is dedicated to advancing the health of local, national and global communities.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree to be qualified for this school.

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    Programs

    • Executive Master of Health Administration
    Location:
    Washington: 2121 I St NW,, Washington DC 20052
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  • UT - Arlington

    About The University of Texas at Arlington

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    Programs

    • Professional Nursing Pathways Program
    • Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN)
    • Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN)
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    Location:
    Arlington: , Arlington TX 76019
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  • University of North Carolina - Wilmington

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    To meet today’s high demand for nursing professionals UNCW is offering an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program completely online.

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    Programs

    • MSN Nurse Educator
    • RN to BSN

    Location: Online

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  • University of North Florida

    The University of North Florida is a nationally ranked university that offers a well-rounded education to students determined to make their mark and change the lives of others as well as their own.

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    Programs

    • Doctor of Nursing Practice
    • RN to BSN

    Location: Online

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  • University of Cincinnati Online

    Work toward your degree online with University of Cincinnati Online.
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    Programs

    • Master of Science in Nursing - WomenÂ’s Health Nurse Practitioner
    • Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse-Midwifery
    • Master of Science in Nursing - Adult-Gero Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    Location:
    Cincinnati: 2600 Clifton Ave,, Cincinnati OH 45220
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  • Wilkes University

    Wilkes University’s School of Nursing offers CCNE-accredited online degrees and certificate programs ideal for working health care professionals, instructed by experienced, respected faculty dedicated to mentoring and personalized support for every student.

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    Programs

    • RN to BS
    • RN to MS - Nursing Informatics
    • M.S. with Major in Nursing - Nursing Informatics
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    Location:
    Wilkes Barre: 84 W South St,, Wilkes Barre PA 18701
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