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.
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.
The BSN Completion Program provides a career mobility path for the Associate Degree RN to continue their nursing education.
The BSN pre-licensure program is designed for the non-nurse or licensed practical nurse who desires a baccalaureate degree in nursing.
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.