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Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Full-Time Track

Learn The Caring Sciences 

With the intentional structuring of the curricula in the caring science based upon the work of nurse theorist Dr. Jean Watson, our faculty are here to support you on your journey to academic and professional success. The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Nevada State College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

The Full-Time Track is the traditional route for new and transfer students to become professional nurses.  Students in this track attend on a full-time basis for four semesters.  After completion of the program, graduates are qualified to take the registered nurse licensing examination (NCLEX-RN).

Degree Outcomes

  • Provide safe, quality, holistic, evidence-based patient-centered care in a variety of health care settings to diverse patient populations across the lifespan;
  • Use critical thinking and clinical reasoning to make patient-centered care decisions;
  • Implement quality improvement strategies within a variety of health care systems;
  • Collaborate and communicate with patients, health care professionals, and members of community groups to improve health outcomes;
  • Use information management systems and patient care technology when providing patient care;
  • Engage in leadership/management of care activities to improve direct and indirect patient care within a variety of health care systems;
  • Assimilate professional, legal, and ethical guidelines in practice as a professional nurse;
  • Develop authentic caring, culturally sensitive relationships with patients to promote wellness, prevent disease, and facilitate well-being.

Career & Salary

Use our Career & Salary data to find average salary and job information, along with the Top Skills you will gain by earning an Education/Instruction Minor from Nevada State University.

There are a wide range of career options for BSN graduates, including:

  • Case Management Nurse
  • Emergency Room Nurse
  • Flight Nurse
  • Geriatric Nurse
  • Home Health Nurse
  • Obstetric Nurse
  • Pediatric Nurse
  • Psychiatric Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Surgical Nurse
  • Travel Nurse

Class Search

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Engaging Classes

As a nursing student, you’ll take a wide range of engaging classes, including:

  • NURS 304 Nursing Skills and Technology
  • NURS 360 Managing Care of Adults
  • NURS 351 Nursing Care of the Childbearing Families
  • NURS 404 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
  • NURS 420 Evidence-Based Practice and Research in Nursing
  • NURS 442 Nursing Leadership, Management and Health Policy
  • NURS 448 Professional Human Care Nursing


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