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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Are you looking to make an impact in health care and improve the lives of individuals? With our direct-entry Bachelor of Science in Nursing, you will gain eligibility to take a national exam (NCLEX-RN) for licensure as a registered nurse. We have a proven record of educating competent nursing professionals employed throughout Connecticut in practice, management, and educational settings.

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In our four-year bachelor’s program, you will:

  • Work closely with expert nurse educators in small class sizes to learn evidence-based practices in health promotion, illness prevention, disease management, and care coordination 
  • Strengthen your leadership skills by working with teams across disciplines to improve patient care outcomes 
  • Be prepared to deliver patient care in a compassionate and ethical manner that respects individual differences


Simulation labs

Our high-tech simulation labs offer interactive and practice-based learning experiences so you are able to hone your skills prior to starting your clinical rotations. 

Clinical hours

Work directly with patients through our many clinical partnerships, including large medical centers and community settings throughout our region. 

Community outreach programs

Make a difference by participating in Project Horizon, a nationally recognized service learning experience dedicated to improving health outcomes. For more than 25 years, our nursing students have worked one-one-one with homeless shelters and schools in Hartford, Conn. Learn more

Our Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is approved by the State of Connecticut Board of Examiners for Nursing.

Commission on Collegiate Nursing EducationAccreditation: The nursing programs in the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions are fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001; telephone: 202.887.6971. Information about the accreditation process is available at CCNE.

  • Learn in small class sizes from expert clinicians.
    Learn in small class sizes from expert clinicians.
  • Get hands-on experience in our high-tech simulation labs
    Get hands-on experience in our high-tech simulation labs
  • Student/faculty ratio is 9:1.
    Student/faculty ratio is 9:1.
  • Make a difference with service learning opportunities