Department of Nursing

Department of Nursing

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the United States Department of Labor, in its Occupational Handbook 2010-11 Edition, shows that the greatest increase in number of jobs is in the field of nursing. Northern Port University Department of Nursing offers degree, diploma and a certificate programs for nursing, in light of the perpetually changing and developing field.

We enable students to explore diversified educational contexts including research, consultation, leadership, clinical practice, and management service for the profession and for the community.

With a rising demand for skilled health practitioners, an online university degree in nursing opens doors to lucrative career opportunities for its graduates. The intensive and competitive nursing programs, which allow its students to become registered nurses, nurses' aides or pursue careers in research of health and medical field are inculcated in the students of the online degree in Nursing that can be completed according to the students' own pace along with an opportunity to develop skills and knowledge that they need to work as a registered nurse.

Enabling the student flexibility to continue to earn a living and completing coursework, which will enhance job performance along with getting hands-on experience, is all part of the online degree program at Northern Port University. Practicing advanced and comprehensive health care is the foundation of the Northern Port University Department of Nursing, which includes building accountability as well as responsibility for permanence of care across the range of health-illness. `

The online learning environment, which is available to Northern Port University students, is critical for individuals who want to work towards their degree, individuals who are working full-time but desire to complete their degree on the side, or for individuals who basically live too far from a college campus that offers a law degree program.


  • Nursing

Programs offered under Nursing

Degree Programs
  • Associate Degree (ASN)
  • Associate-to-Bachelor's Degree (BSN)
  • High School Diploma-to-Bachelor's Degree (BSN)
  • Masters Degree (MSN)
  • Doctorate Degree (DNP)
  • Doctorate Degree (PhD)

Diploma Programs
  • Undergraduate Diploma in Nursing
  • Graduate Diploma in Nursing

Certificate Programs
  • Course Certificate in Nursing
  • Undergraduate Course Certificate in Nursing
  • Graduate Certificate in Nursing
  • Graduate Course Certificate in Nursing
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Credit Transfer

If you have already studied some courses of university degree and have its transcript, we will accept the credit hours of those courses and reduce the equivalent from your program. So you won't have to study that course again. This will reduce both your tuition and time required to complete your education. Read more


Prior Learning
You can get credits for your prior learning. If you have strong command in some courses (through your work experience, prior knowledge or trainings, etc.) you can get their credits! So you won't have to study that course and both your tuition and time required will be reduced.