The Nursing associate degree at Bryant & Stratton College* uses a combination of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experiences to prepare students for a career in the healthcare industry. Students will develop a foundation in vital clinical decision-making processes along with additional career-specific duties that include computer-aided instruction, telecommunications technology, clinical simulations, and other technical learning strategies. Graduates of the program will be prepared for the various roles nurses are expected to perform in the 21st-century workplace.
Bryant & Stratton College’s Nursing associate degree prepares students to become safe and effective entry-level nurses through a relevant, high-quality, and modern course of study. Students are prepared to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) exam upon graduation. They will be required to take the NCLEX-RN review course and pass the NCLEX-RN test prior to obtaining employment as a registered nurse. Clinical sites and employers will require background checks and drug screening.
The associate degree nursing programs offered at the Akron, Eastlake, Parma, Richmond, Wauwatosa and Bayshore campuses are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). The nursing education programs at Hampton and Virginia Beach are candidates for accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. The Ohio Board of Nursing views Akron as a stand-alone program and the Eastlake and Parma campuses are viewed as one program. The Virginia Board of Nursing views Hampton, Richmond and Virginia Beach campuses as stand-alone programs. The Hampton and VA Beach associate degree nursing program have initial approval from the Virginia Board of Nursing. The Richmond associate degree nursing program has approval from the Virginia Board of Nursing. The Wauwatosa and Bayshore campuses are viewed as one program by the Wisconsin Board of Nursing.
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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*The associate degree in nursing is offered in three states at Akron, Eastlake, and Parma, OH; Wauwatosa and Bayshore, WI; Hampton, Richmond, and Virginia Beach, VA campuses.
The Nursing associate degree program at Bryant & Stratton College provides students with the ability to:
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To learn more about the Nursing associate degree please refer to our course catalog.