The Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) program is designed for the registered nurse
who wishes to advance his or her knowledge in nursing, the sciences and the liberal
arts. The program helps the registered nurse develop analytic and communication skills
for professional excellence.
The curriculum focuses on holistic health promotion for the individual student, the
profession, the individual client, the family, groups and the community. There is
a strong emphasis on the nurse's personal development, the needs and future of the
profession and the broad, accountable nursing role that is needed and expected by
today's health care consumer. The program prepares the registered nurse for generalist
nursing practice. A variety of faculty members, student experiences and learning environments
are used to meet program and individual student goals.
Webster's program is tailored to working adults, offering part-time enrollment and
eight-week terms. To accommodate individuals' unique learning preferences, classes
are offered online. Typically, students complete the core nursing curriculum in 2
to 2.5 years depending on if courses are taken in the summer. Frequently, students
must take additional Global Citizenship Program and/or elective courses to fulfill
degree requirements. Nursing faculty advisors discuss additional requirements during
the admission interview.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)