» 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio
» $83K average salary for Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduates – PayScale
The healthcare landscape is rapidly evolving, and that includes the scope of responsibilities and skills necessary for nurses.
- Studies show that higher nursing education makes a big difference in improved patient outcomes.
- Many states across the U.S. are considering, and New York has passed legislation requiring nurses to obtain a BSN within 10 years of completing their associate degree.
- In order to qualify for American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition®, hospitals must provide proof of plans to increase their BSN workforce to 80% by 2020.
The Pressure Is On: Why You Should Get Your BSN
- Plan and/or provide patient-centered nursing care that contributes to safe and high-quality patient outcomes
- Apply critical thinking skills while implementing the nursing process
- Apply evidence-based knowledge from nursing and the sciences as the basis for practice
- Integrate informatics and communication technologies to improve patient care outcomes
- Exhibit professional role development
- Collaborate and communicate effectively with patients and families and as a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team
With an average 10:1 student-to-faculty ratio, and exceptionally high academic quality, every student has access to excellent learning opportunities. Our belief in one-to-one learning is revolutionizing the university experience for thousands of students.
Adelphi is a national leader in diversity and inclusion. We welcome students of all ages, backgrounds and cultures including those working full or part time who require flexible schedules.
Employment of nurses is projected to grow 12%, from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Graduates of the RN to BS in Nursing program are ready to fulfill roles such as:
- Case manager
- Care coordinator
- Nurse manager
- School nurse, obstetrical or pediatrics nurse
- Geriatrics nurse
- Adult nurse
- Quality coordinator
- Health educator