Ellen Finley Earhart Department of Nursing

About the Department of Nursing

The Ellen Finley Earhart Department of Nursing at Park University offers respected nursing programs in Kansas City, including a BS in nursing, an AD in nursing and a BSN degree completion program. Our flexible scheduling, dedicated faculty, accredited nursing programs and relationships with hospitals and medical facilities throughout Kansas City provide current and future nurses with valuable opportunities to achieve their educational goals.

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BSN Application Deadline OCTOBER 1st


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FALL Test Dates for Spring 2017 Cohort: Monday, Oct 3, Friday, Oct 7, Monday, Oct 17, Monday, Oct 24, Friday, Oct 28.

Associate Degree in Nursing (LPN to RN)

The Associate Degree in Nursing is an accelerated program in Kansas City that does not repeat PN school content, but instead focuses on RN roles and responsibilities.
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Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion

The BSN Completion Program provides a career mobility path for the Associate Degree RN to continue their nursing education.
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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The BSN pre-licensure program is designed for the non-nurse or licensed practical nurse who desires a baccalaureate degree in nursing.
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Accreditation

Park University is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Associate Degree in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia, 30326, (404) 975-5000. The Associate Degree in Nursing is fully approved by the Missouri State Board of Nursing

Initial approval pending a site visit by the Missouri State Board of Nursing has been awarded for the baccalaureate degree in nursing program at Park University. The baccalaureate degree in nursing program at Park University is pursuing initial accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, (202) 887-6791. Applying for accreditation does not guarantee that accreditation will be granted.

Contact Us

Phone: (816) 584-6257
Email: nursing@park.edu

NURSING RESOURCES

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INVITATION FOR PUBLIC COMMENTS FOR THE MISSOURI STATE BOARD OF NURSING’S INITIAL APPROVAL FOR THE BSN PRE-LICENSURE PROGRAM

Park University Department of Nursing is seeking comments from the public about the Department in preparation for its initial evaluation of the BSN pre licensure program by the Missouri Board of Nursing. The Department will host a visit July 22, with a team representing the Missouri Board of Nursing. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the Board’s Criteria for Program Approval.


The public is invited to submit written, signed comments regarding the Department of Nursing by June 3:
Public Comment on Park University’s BSN Pre-Licensure Nursing Program
State Board of Nursing
PO Box 656
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0656
The public may also submit comments on the commission’s website.