Quick Info

Next Start
12/07/2020

Program Length
25 MONTHS

Next Start
12/07/2020

Program Length
25 MONTHS

TRAIN TO BECOME A REGISTERED NURSE (RN)

As the nation’s population ages, the healthcare industry needs more qualified nurses. Hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities are seeking specially trained individuals to help care for patients. With the right nursing degree, you could launch a rewarding career in one of America’s fastest-growing job fields.

Our nursing education program is designed to help you gain entry-level employment as a registered nurse (RN). Your courses combine classroom theory with hands-on clinical experience in real-world healthcare settings to give you a practical, well-rounded educational experience.

With your degree and proper licensing,1 you could qualify to work in a wide variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, and long-term care centers.

POTENTIAL CAREER

With your Associate's degree in Nursing Education and necessary licensure,1 you could qualify to work2 as a:

  • Registered nurse (RN)

LOCATION

Independence University is conveniently located in Ogden, Utah. You will enjoy easy parking, friendly local faculty and staff, and modern, comfortable buildings with smaller, personalized classes.

This program is offered at the following location:

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

As a nursing education student, you’ll learn vital nursing knowledge and skills,3 such as:

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Maternal/newborn nursing
  • Pediatric nursing
  • Medical/surgical nursing
  • Mental health nursing
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Nursing leadership and management

Program Outcomes and Goals

  • For nursing program outcomes, click here
  • For nursing goals, click here
  • For the Student Nursing Handbook, click here

PROGRAMMATIC ACCREDITATION

CCNE

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master's degree program in nursing at Independence University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (www.ccneaccreditation.org).

Why Choose Independence University?

IU's degree programs can help you prepare for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields. Our programs are career-focused, without elective courses that you don't want or need, so you can finish your degree fast.