Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The undergraduate program at UAH provides two pathways to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) - a traditional one for students seeking their first professional nursing education, and a program for registered nurses with diplomas or associate degrees in nursing.

Program Objectives

  1. Practice nursing at the entry level based on ethical, legal, and professional standards.
  2. Utilize the nursing process for promoting, maintaining and restoring health with diverse populations in a variety of settings.
  3. Apply knowledge and use critical thinking as a generalist in professional practice.
  4. Demonstrate leadership, accountability and flexibility in collaboration with multidisciplinary health care systems.
  5. Engage in life-long learning and participate in activities that enhance the discipline of nursing.

Rita Ferguson

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