According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics projections, the employment of registered nurses will grow 15% through 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. Registered nurses and advanced practice nurses are and will continue to be in demand in a variety of health care settings.
USU offers in-demand degree programs that will help nurses enhance their knowledge – and capitalize on career opportunities. Students can learn at their own pace through online courses supported by USU’s distinguished nursing faculty. USU faculty and staff provide support throughout the life of the program and beyond to ensure each student succeeds in their mission to advance their career.
The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at United States University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
The master’s degree program in nursing at United States University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).
Some of the highest predictors for employment growth will be in the health science fields. Health science degrees prepare the graduate to assume a variety of roles within clinical and non-clinical settings. Students who earn health science degrees can launch and advance their careers using the essential healthcare knowledge and skills learned at USU like critical thinking, problem-solving, leadership, analytical thinking, information literacy, and information management.
Since the healthcare industry is experiencing dynamic growth, the need for healthcare managers, educators, and specialists has never been more critical. USU offers affordable health sciences degree and certificate programs for students seeking rewarding and successful careers in healthcare. Whether you are a full-time student or a working professional, USU’s flexible schedules, online coursework, and responsive faculty will help you achieve your educational and career goals.
The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (BSHS) program prepares individuals to plan, implement, and evaluate programs for health and human services such as those offered by health departments, health agencies, clinics, hospitals, businesses, and health care industries. LEARN MORE
The RN to BSN program is designed for the associate degree or diploma prepared registered nurse to build on the..LEARN MORE
Advance your career with our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree in Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) programs, offering a range of specialization in the most critical areas of nursing today. The program is designed for nurses who hold a bachelor’s degree.LEARN MORE
The Masters of Science in Nursing – Health Care Leadership program is designed to build a foundation for the nurse leader/administrator/entrepreneur to meet the evolving needs of emerging health care delivery models. LEARN MORE
The Nurse Educator concentration is designed for nurses who want to learn how to design curriculum and courses utilizing technology and teach as a nurse educator in acute care settings, long-term care, academic settings, and in a variety of community-based healthcare organizations.LEARN MORE
United States University’s post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice program is designed in accordance with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) DNP Essentials to prepare nurses to practice at the most advanced scope of nursing practice.LEARN MORE
The Post Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner is designed for any registered nurse who holds at least one earned higher degree in nursing (i.e. MSN, DNP, PhD) who desires to expand their knowledge and provide evidence-informed clinical practice to culturally diverse populations using the latest technology.LEARN MORE
The Post-Master’s Certificate in Health Care Leadership is available to any nurse who holds at least one earned higher degree in nursing, i.e., MSN, MN, DNP, PhD., who desires to expand their knowledge in nursing leadership.LEARN MORE
This graduate certificate is designed for nurses who want to learn how to design curriculum and courses using the latest technology to teach in nursing education.LEARN MORE
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