Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program

Dominican University is pleased to announce that we now offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program. We are accepting online applications for the fall 2015 academic year. All prospective students apply via a centralized, online application located on the DU Nursing webpage. The online application process allows prospective students to apply by submitting a single application which is reviewed by the Nursing Admissions Committee.

To be considered for admission for fall 2015, the online application will be available beginning Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - Sunday, February 15, 2015.

The deadline for application submission is Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. CST. Applicants will be notified via their DU email of acceptance by Wednesday, April 1, 2015.

Dominican University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing program launched in 2014 with brand-new, state-of-the-art facilities, expert leadership and a commitment to preparing nurses to meet the multifaceted demands of healthcare today.

As a program of Dominican’s undergraduate college, the Rosary College of Arts and Sciences, the BSN equips students with the knowledge to sit for and pass the NCLEX-RN examination, the skills to obtain licensure to practice as a registered professional nurse and the liberal arts perspective to use their talents in multiple settings and to make a positive contribution to the world. 

Program Highlights

  • Students study and practice in a brand-new, state-of-the-art clinical simulation laboratory facility constructed specifically for nursing.
  • Limited class sizes maximize student attention, accountability and close interaction with faculty and colleagues.
  • Dominican’s highly regarded programs in the sciences complement nursing coursework with opportunities for study and research in fields including biochemistry, neuroscience and nutrition science.
  • Faculty members bring years of nursing experience in clinical, administrative and educational settings, helping students connect classroom learning with real-world competencies. 
  • Strong connections with clinical partners provide opportunities for meaningful professional interaction and clinical experiences.

Learning Outcomes

Baccalaureate Graduate and Level Objectives