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Why Choose Duke

A Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree from the Duke University School of Nursing offers:

  • Innovative curriculum emphasizing wellness and health promotion as well as evidence-based nursing practice across the lifespan
  • State-of-the-art facilities and technology for clinical teaching, including high-fidelity simulators, standardized patients, interactive modules, case studies and lectures/videos in digital formats
  • Personalized advising from faculty
  • Clinical learning with a small faculty-to-student ratio (usually 1:6)
  • Clinical experiences at Duke University Health System and other respected health systems across the Triangle
  • International clinical immersion experiences through the Office of Global and Community Health Initiatives
  • Wide ranging benefits that come with learning at a nationally ranked university and an internationally recognized teaching medical facility
  • Improved opportunity for post-graduation employment that reaches far beyond North Carolina
  • Early consideration for admittance of ABSN graduates with a GPA of 3.0 or higher into the Master of Science in Nursing Program—learn about the ABSN-MSN Pathway.