Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Cardinal Stritch University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing pre-licensure program is designed for students seeking a nursing degree with a liberal arts foundation in a university environment.
Our program builds upon
a foundation of knowledge in science and the humanities, and is aimed at
developing your abilities to practice nursing using the principles of health
promotion, maintenance and restoration across the life span in a variety of
structured client settings. BSN graduates are prepared
as general clinical practitioners, and are eligible to take the National Council
Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for Registered Nurses and obtain licensure as a
Registered Nurse in the United States.
Throughout the program students will be
exposed to the broad curricular concepts of:F:
Franciscan values and
Research and evidenced based
American Nurses Association standardsN:
Collaboration and communication I:
The BSN program provides
variety of clinical experiences in community agencies and hospitals.
To complete the degree, 120 credit
hours are required. Of these, 60 credits are in nursing and 60 credits
are non-nursing courses.