Our program sets you apart in a growing workforce.
A BSN from the University of Arizona carries greater weight in the job market because of the rigor of our program. From simulations to clinical practice, our focus is not only helping you achieve your degree, but also preparing you to pass NCLEX and become a successful Registered Nurse.
Meet Our Students & Graduates
Connie Tran was drawn to the nursing field at a young age. After interning at a hospital during high school, she was impressed by the hard work and dedication she saw nurses exhibit on the job. “I wanted to become one of those people who support patients through the best and worst times of their lives,” she says.Read more
Sobia Fatima Zehri
I like the different opportunities provided by the ANIE program. I especially appreciated the summer program because I was able to get extra experience in clinical and practice my skills throughout the summer. I think this really helped me become more confident and more prepared for fourth semester.Read more
Accreditation & Affiliations
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at The University of Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education http://www.ccneaccreditation.org/.
The University of Arizona College of Nursing is approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, and affiliated with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and the Western Institute of Nursing.
Disclosure Statement: DOE 34 CFR 668.43 (a) (5) (v) In accordance with regulation 34 CFR 668.43 (a) (5) (v) by the Department of Education, The University of Arizona College of Nursing discloses that the curricula of the BSN, BSN-IH, and MEPN programs meet licensure requirements of all states and territories except the following, which have not yet been determined: Vermont, American Samoa, Guam, and Puerto Rico. Although The University of Arizona has sought information from other jurisdictions regarding licensure requirements, these requirements are subject to change. If you intend to seek professional licensure or certification outside of Arizona, you should contact the appropriate state licensing agency to obtain the most up-to-date information regarding licensure or certification requirements in your desired state of practice prior to accepting admission offers.
**Please note: Before applying for RN licensure, the state of California requires applicants successfully complete a microbiology lab. This is not a requirement of the UA BSN or MS-MEPN programs. Students anticipating applying for an RN license in California are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED to take a microbiology lab before applying for RN licensure in California.**