Academics

Entering the Profession

I am not yet a nurse. What entry program is right for me?

If you have…

Then consider…

a high school diploma and no or some college credit Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
a bachelor's degree or higher not in nursing Master of Science for Entry to the Profession of Nursing (MEPN) 

Advancing in the Profession

I am already a nurse. What advanced practice program is right for me?

If you have…

Then consider…

either a BSN or an ADN and want to advance in the profession Master of Science in Nursing Clinical Systems Leadership (RN to MSN)
a BSN and/or MS in Nursing and want to be a nurse practitioner Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
a BSN, MS in Nursing, and/or DNP (practice doctorate) and want to be a scientist Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
a BSN and/or MS in Nursing and want a nursing dual doctorate Dual DNP/PhD
a MS in Nursing and want to be a nurse practitioner Graduate NP Certificate

 

Accreditation and Affiliations 

We are nationally accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, and affiliated with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing  and the Western Institute of Nursing