Fairfield University School of Nursing Open House for adult learners


School of Nursing will be offering an open house for adult learners on Thursday, March 14 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. The School of Nursing is located at 1073 North Benson Road, in Fairfield Conn.

The open house is offering a variety of programs to adult learners who are interested in rising to the challenge of providing nursing care in new ways and in unique settings, regardless of education or career experience.

Registered Nurses without a baccalaureate degree may apply to the school's RN to baccalaureate degree in nursing program or its fast track RN to master's degree in nursing program (MSN).

For adults with no nursing background, the School of Nursing offers an accelerated baccalaureate degree in nursing program, as well as graduate entry into the MSN program. Non-nurses also have the option of pursuing a traditional Bbachelor of science degree in nursing, whether it is full or part-time.

The open house will also discuss full and part-time master's degree programs. The Practitioner Track offers Adult Nurse, Family Nurse, and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner programs. In addition, the Practitioner Track has the option of post master's certificates.

The new Healthcare Systems Track which includes programs in Healthcare Management and Healthcare Law will also be discussed at the open house. This unique course of study includes courses offered by the School of Nursing and the School of Business.

Bookmark and Share

Media Contact: Nancy Habetz, (203) 254-4000, ext. 2647, nhabetz@fairfield.edu

Posted on February 27, 2002

Vol. 34, No. 150