Founded in 1977, Keiser University is a regionally accredited, private career college offering Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees. The University’s programs are offered both on campus and through the its virtual Online Education campus. The main campus and the Online Education division are located in Fort Lauderdale, with additional campuses located throughout the State of Florida and internationally.
Online learning is not impersonal at Keiser University. From admissions to faculty, Keiser University staff is dedicated to student care accomplished through:
- One-class-at-a-time approach allows busy students to focus on their education and balance the demands of work and family
- Accessible staff and faculty that foster a student-centered learning community
- State-of-the-practice online classroom technology and user-friendly format to enhance learning
- Extensive online resources that include information and access to all student services
Keiser University Online offers degrees in fields that are in high demand and provides job placement assistance to all its students and alumni. We research trends for growing fields and tailor our curriculum to prepare students for entry and advancement to rewarding careers.
Keiser University’s online programs combine solid academics and practical technical skills in a hands-on, professional environment. Keiser University’s Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing is designed for registered nurses. This additional course work at the baccalaureate level enhances a registered nurse’s professional development. RNs are prepared for a broader scope of practice and for entry into a master’s or doctoral nursing program. The curriculum provides registered nurses with an expanded understanding of the cultural, political, economic and social issues that affect patients and influence healthcare delivery by emphasizing the allocation and management of physical, fiscal and human resources.
Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Keiser University’s Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing emphasizes critical thinking, leadership, management, research, advanced assessment, and health promotion across a variety of community-based health care settings. Designed for graduates of associate degree and diploma nursing programs, who are currently licensed as an RN in the U.S., the RN will be prepared for a broader scope of practice and for entry into master’s or doctoral nursing programs. The curriculum provides the RN with a better understanding of the cultural, political, economic, and social issues that affect patients and influence health care delivery. Special emphasis will be given to the allocation and management of physical, fiscal, and human resources. Opportunities for the RN to specialize will be provided in the form of various nursing, business, and criminal justice electives. All coursework is offered online, one course per month. Clinical practicums will be performed in community settings where students will be paired with an approved professional nursing preceptor.
Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Delivery Format: Mostly Online with Clinical practicums performed in community settings where students will be paired with
an approved professional nursing preceptor.
Educational Level: Bachelor
Requirements: You must be over 21 years of age to inquire about this degree. Student must be a U.S. licensed RN to qualify
for our nursing program and must be a graduate of an Associate’s Degree in Nursing or a Diploma Nursing program.