Nursing

Nursing Class

Program Overview

Our Associate of Science in Nursing program will prepare you to sit for the State Board of Nursing examination to become a registered nurse. In the program, you’ll receive a strong foundation in the sciences and in clinical knowledge. Learn more about our program’s mission, goals and philosophy.

Accreditation

The Associate of Science nursing program at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford at the Bradford and Titusville Locations located in Bradford, PA and Titusville, PA is accredited by the: Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN):

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (A.C.E.N)
3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
Phone: (404) 975-5000
Fax: (404) 975-5020

Effective December 9, 2021, the University Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Associate Degree Nursing Program remains on the PA State Board of Nursing’s Approved List of Professional Nursing Programs with FULL approval status.

Our NCLEX pass rates:

Class of 2021: 82.86% (Oct. 1, 2020 to Sept. 30, 2021)
Class of 2020: 70% (Oct. 1, 2019 to Sept. 30, 2020)
Class of 2019: 88% (Oct. 1, 2018 to Sept. 30, 2019)
Class of 2018: 100% (Oct. 1, 2017 to Sept. 30, 2018)

The A.C.E.N. web address is www.acenursing.org and the status of the Pitt-Titusville Nursing program can be found at the following link http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm.

Once Accepted

We’ll help you get started on your nursing career, which will give you lifelong opportunities. Once you’re admitted into our program, you’ll need to meet additional requirements.

Nursing Curriculum

In our two-year program, you'll study in the classroom and combine technology in our simulation and learning skills labs to learn about a variety of nursing specialties, such as  medical-surgical, maternal-child, psychiatric and surgical nursing. You'll also get hands-on experience, caring for patients at several of the health care facilities in the region, starting in the very first semester of the AS program. Learn more about our curriculum.

Program Outcomes

When you graduate, you’ll have the necessary skills to care for patients and practice those skills with honesty, integrity and respect. Discover what other skills and behaviors you’ll have. 

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