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Summary of Fields of Study

  1. Goal(s)

    • See UW Oshkosh College of Nursing (UWOCON) website for mission, vision and values

  2. The Major(s)

  • The College offers three majors within the Nursing program. These are: 1) Traditional Undergraduate; 2) Collaborative: for Registered Nurses (BSN at Home); and 3) Accelerated.

  • Traditional Nursing Major: The College offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree for undergraduate students in the Traditional Nursing Major requiring five semesters of classroom, laboratory, simulation, and clinical courses. For more information: email Becki Cleveland at clevelan@uwosh.edu or on-line www.uwosh.edu/colleges/con.

  • Collaborative Nursing Major: The College offers the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree for registered nurses in the Collaborative Nursing Major, (BSN@Home), www.uwosh.edu/colleges/con. Courses are offered in cooperation with the other five nursing programs in the University of Wisconsin System (Madison, Milwaukee, Eau Claire, Green Bay, Stevens Point) via distance learning technology. The baccalaureate degree in nursing is awarded by the home institution.  Advisers are located at the Oshkosh campus and at an outreach office in North Central Wisconsin.  An RN to MSN option is available for the UWOSH campus. For more information, email www.uwosh.edu/colleges/con

  • Accelerated Nursing Major: The College offers the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree to individuals with a bachelor’s degrees in other fields in the Accelerated Nursing Major.  These students can complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program in 12 months in an accelerated, nontraditional format online. Online courses, a short residency requirement totaling three weeks and clinical courses completed in the students’ home cities allow for completion of the program in the designated time frame. Contact the College of Nursing by email at: www.uwosh.edu/colleges/con for more information.

  • The Minor(s)

    • None

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