The ADN program at Southwest University offers a unique opportunity for students seeking their Registered Nursing licensure. The program provides a combination of hands on learning in our state of the art simulation and virtual reality labs as well as hospital based clinical experiences. Nursing students will work with a diverse group of faculty members who will prepare them to function at their highest potential using state of the art learning technology. Students will also train in the inter-professional care environment to receive an education that prepares them to be leading care givers in their community of practice.

School Program

  • Eligibility to sit for NCLEX Licensing Examination
  • Direct bridge to BSN program to complete Bachelors online in as little as 14 months while working as a Registered Nurse.
  • Course required resources provided (iPad, Books, and Scrubs)
  • State of the art technology to include VR lab and High Fidelity Simulation Lab
  • Course Catalog

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The BSN degree program at Southwest University is a dynamic online program designed by RNs for RNs This program was designed to meet the needs of the working professional, with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing. The program focuses on preparing students to participate at different levels of leadership within their nursing practice as members of the healthcare industry. The online platform and support system are designed to engage and inspire the nursing professional to give high-quality care and contribute to their community. Practice experiences are woven into the curriculum and can often be accomplished on the job, at your workplace. This means you will have professional clinical experiences, but not have traditional clinical rotations. These experiential learning activities enhance the curriculum and allow students to apply their knowledge in the online learning community and in their current professional role.

School Program

  • Transfer credits accepted
  • Bachelor’s degree in as little as 14 months
  • Direct Care Experiential Learning
  • Online Program to accommodate the working professional Nurse
  • *All that is required is a current RN license approved by your state