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Tuesday, April 7
Approval and Accreditation Status
The Baldwin Wallace University Accelerated BSN Program is fully approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing.
The Accelerated BSN Program at Baldwin Wallace University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
Twelve months to a new career
BW combines classroom rigor with comprehensive clinical rotations. You’ll gain leadership, communication and critical thinking skills suited to today’s complex health care system. Upon completion, you’ll be prepared to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) .
Graduates of the Baldwin Wallace University Accelerated BSN program enjoy a consistent superior passage rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN). The first time taker passage rate of the Class of 2013 was 94.74% and for the Class of 2014 it was 92.31%. In both years, Baldwin Wallace placed among the very top tier among all Ohio schools of nursing. Comparative NCLEX-RN performance of Ohio schools of nursing can be viewed at http://www.nursing.ohio.gov/Education.htm.
BW nurses are employed in many Northeast Ohio health care organizations including Southwest General Health Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland, The Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center, Guidestone, Akron General and Akron Children's Hospital in such specialties as Medical Surgical Nursing, Trauma Nursing, Burn Care Nursing, Neonatal Intensive Care Nursing, Pediatric Nursing, Skilled Nursing, Coronary Intensive Care Nursing and Psychiatric Nursing. Several graduates are currently enrolled in Master's programs in Nurse with goals to become Nurse Practitioner.
Applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2015 class. Learn more here.
Innovative approach that’s workplace focused
With our concept-based curriculum, you’ll learn patient care techniques focused on the future of nursing. This learning-centered approach helps you assume the role of care provider, designer and manager across diverse health care settings.
Clinical partners facilitate real-world learning
Our institutional partners provide learning outside the classroom. You'll gain valuable hands-on experience from practicing professionals in a variety of settings, from major hospitals to clinics to extended care facilities.
Comprehensive nursing program priced competitively
We offer a single, comprehensive price for the 12-month Accelerated BSN Program. Total cost of the 2015-2016 program is $33,215. This covers the entire 58 credit hour program. Inclusive in the cost of the package is tuition, books, one uniform set, stethoscope, lab coat, all skills laboratory supplies, intensive NCLEX-RN preparation and review course, and NCLEX-RN practice examination. The Accelerated BSN package pricing represents a total savings to the student of more than $4,000.