Bachelor of Science in Nursing Programs in Florida

Program Overview

Program Overview, Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Advance Your Nursing Career With a BSN Degree From Cambridge

For many registered nurses, career advancement is a key goal. Continuing education is often a key step to reach this goal. Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program helps nurses gain the education and skills needed to increase their job responsibilities or move into key leadership roles within healthcare organizations.

Earn Your BSN Online While You Work

Our RN to BSN program is offered entirely online, allowing you to work and live your life as you further your education. Curriculum covers key topics in the development of nursing leadership and management skills, including clinical, fiscal, legal and political trends impacting the healthcare industry and the nursing profession.

The program is designed specifically for registered nurses who are:

  • Licensed by the state
  • Currently employed
  • Interested in career and personal growth

Why Choose Cambridge for Your BSN?

At Cambridge, we know you have many options when selecting a nursing school. We also know that choosing the right program for your goals, personality and schedule can be a challenge. We’re here to help you understand everything we have to offer, and to guide you as you make this key decision.

Students choose Cambridge for many reasons, including our:

  • Flexibility: Our BSN program’s online delivery allows you to continue working while advancing your education. This helps you learn, without sacrificing any of your personal or professional responsibilities.
  • Commitment to students: Cambridge is expressly focused on the success and well-being of every one of our students. Our faculty and staff is here to help you succeed, to help you grow and to help you take the next step in your nursing career. Whenever you have questions or concerns, we are here to help.
  • Focused classes: Our small class sizes give you increased access to educators. Rather than becoming just another face in a crowd, you’ll have the chance to create real, lasting relationships with professionals who are passionate about the art of nursing.
  • Tailored curriculum: The BSN program has been carefully designed to include key curriculum delivered in a streamlined manner. You’ll learn everything you need to know to advance your career, and do it in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Tradition of excellence: For years, we’ve helped nursing students take the next step in their careers. Through a mix of quality classroom learning, hands-on clinicals and mentorship, we’ve armed nurses with the knowledge and skills necessary for personal and career growth.

Following successful completion of the program, you’ll have the knowledge and skills needed to practice safe, quality patient care, lead peers, promote practice quality improvements and much more.

Program Outline

Course Code Course Title Clock Hours Semester Hours
BSC301** Pathophysiology 45 3
ENC402** College Writing 45 3
MAC310** Statistics 45 3
NUR301 Nursing Informatics 45 3
NUR302 Nursing Research and Evidence-Based
Practice
45 3
NUR311 Health Assessment for the RN 45 3
NUR312 Professional Issues in Nursing 45 3
NUR313 Health Care Delivery Systems 45 3
NUR411 Population-Based Nursing 45 3
NUR412 Gerontology 45 3
NUR413 Health Promotion in Nursing 45 3
NUR430 Cultural Issues in Nursing 45 3
NUR431 Leadership and Management in Nursing 45 3
NUR432 Nursing Capstone 45 3
PHI401** Critical Thinking 45 3
PSY401** Abnormal Psychology 45 3
SUBTOTAL 720 48
* Credits
Awarded for Prior Learning and Admission
Requirements
77
TOTAL 125

* 77 semester credits will be awarded for satisfactory completion of a state Board of Nursing associate or diploma level registered nurse education program, for unrestricted state licensure as a registered nurse, and for demonstration of admission requirement of successful completion of 21 semester credits (or equivalent) of general education courses and required pre-requisite courses.

** General education courses

Program Student Learning Outcomes

The RN to BSN graduate will:

  1. Practice safe, quality care to patients, including individuals, families, groups, communities, and population across the lifespan and across the continuum of health care environments;
  2. Assess the variations, the complexities, and the need for increased use of healthcare resources in providing patient care;
  3. Apply leadership knowledge and skills in nursing care and collaboration with health care team;
  4. Demonstrate the ability to communicate, collaborate, and use teamwork among healthcare professional;
  5. Evaluate research evidence and translate into an evidence-based nursing practice;
  6. Promote quality improvement in nursing practice;
  7. Apply knowledge and skills in information management and patient care technology; and,
  8. Examine health care policies, finance, and the regulatory requirements of the profession and nursing practice.

 

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