Nursing is one of the most trusted professions, and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
cites nursing as one of the fastest-growing careers in the country. As the job market
expands, you can enter the workforce with academic credentials that give you a distinct
Nurses graduating from bachelor’s and master’s nursing programs are much more likely
to receive a job offer upon graduation than professionals in almost any other field,
according to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. And that’s just one
of the reasons to study nursing.
Towson’s nursing programs prepare students to play key roles in delivering outstanding
health care to individuals, families, groups and communities. Working independently
and collaboratively, nurses have the ability to guide and influence the healthy behavior
of others and improve the overall health of the nation.
Towson has a program that can meet your needs―wherever you are in your nursing career. Whether you are seeking a full-time undergraduate
program or are a registered nurse eager to complete your degree, Towson can help you
advance your education and your professional status. The curriculum is designed to
help you accept responsibility and accountability for the care of clients and families
in a variety of settings and leadership roles.
The mission of Towson University’s Department of Nursing is to provide exceptional
graduate and undergraduate education in a student-centered, caring environment to
meet the diverse health needs of all populations. Graduates are prepared to practice
in a rapidly changing health care environment using compassion, ethics, evidence-based
care and inter-professional collaboration. Faculty promote integration of professional
values and a commitment to life-long learning.