Why Get Your BSN?

  • The Institute of Medicine’s 2010 consensus report on the Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health recommends that nursing “increase the proportion of nurses with a baccalaureate degree to 80 percent by 2020.”

  • Leading organizations recognize the Bachelor of Science in Nursing as the minimum requirement for professional nursing practice

  • Greater flexibility and professional opportunities

  • High correlation between levels of nursing education and quality of patient outcomes