The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree is the critical first step for a career in professional nursing. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), the national voice for baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs, recognizes the BSN degree as the minimum educational requirement for professional nursing practice.
UF College of Nursing Benefits
- UF BSN graduates average high scores on NCLEX licensing exam
- More than 70 percent of undergraduates go onto graduate study within 3 years
- UF is the state’s flagship university.
- Opportunities to explore nursing research and science with esteemed faculty researchers
- Nursing simulation and technology allow for students’ enhancement of skills learned in the clinical setting
- Active nursing student organizations which embrace community service and encourage participation in professional nursing organizations
- Opportunities for leadership and mentorship: Gator Nurse Ambassador program and Gator Nurse mentorship program
- Access to a world-class teaching hospital and health system
- Opportunity to be part of an innovative model of clinical education- Academic Partnership Unit
- Honors program (for Traditional BSN students)
UF BSN Degree Tracks
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The baccalaureate program at the University of Florida College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, 655 K Street, NW, Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, (202) 887-6791.