The four-year Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program includes a broad foundation in liberal arts and science and an extensive range of nursing courses. The academic plan is full time and does not include summers. This program provides diverse clinical experiences and integrates state-of-the-art simulation learning opportunities. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to sit for the national licensure examination (NCLEX-RN). Credits are awarded based on an LPN license.
Information about the Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing can be found on the Penn State College of Nursing website.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master's degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and post-graduate APRN certificate program at The Pennsylvania State University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education 655 K Street NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791. http://www.ccneaccreditation.org
The original date of March 18-20 has been postponed by CCNE in alignment with the CDC and the state of Pennsylvania's coronavirus mitigation efforts. The College of Nursing will announce the new accreditation visit date once it is determined.