Clearfield, PA – The Lock Haven University Clearfield Campus nursing department is holding information sessions for registered nurses and other healthcare professionals interested in the Bachelor of Science in nursing degree. Prospective students interested in the two-year online program can attend one of two sessions on Tuesday, August 10 at 12pm or Thursday, August 12 at 6pm at the Clearfield Campus. Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
The LHU Clearfield RN-to-BSN program is an additional 51 credit hour bachelor degree facilitating mobility of graduates from the Associate Degree and Diploma degrees in nursing allowing the opportunity to enhance their education and career options.
“The RN to BSN completion program is designed to build on the students’ knowledge and experience as a registered nurse, enhancing skills in critical thinking, case management, and leadership roles. The degree is available online, allowing students flexibility and access,” explained Kim Owens, Nursing Program department chair.
Dr. Marianne Hazel, LHU Clearfield Campus interim dean added, “The information session is a great way for prospective students to learn the many benefits of enrolling in this degree program. We are excited about the addition of this RN to BSN completion program to our nursing department, which has earned such a positive reputation for its quality, rigor, and integrity.”
Refreshments will be available at either information session. The LHU Clearfield nursing staff will be on-hand to answer any questions and to speak with any prospective student after the session.
For more information about the BSN program, prospective students may log on to the LHU Clearfield nursing at www.lhup.edu/nursing. For more information about the information sessions, please call (814) 768-3450 weekdays from 9am-4pm.
LHU Clearfield is a branch campus of Lock Haven University. LHU Clearfield is conveniently located in Clearfield, PA on route PA-322 and close to Interstate-80. For additional information about LHU Clearfield, visit the website at www.lhup.edu/clearfield.