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April 23, 2014

2013-2014 Data Reports Now Available

AACN's 2013-2014 data reports on enrollments and graduations, salaries of deans, and salaries of faculty in baccalaureate and graduate schools of nursing are now available for purchase.


April 22, 2014

CNL Certification Exam Review Courses Now Available

AACN is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the only comprehensive online review course that reflects the content outline of the CNL Certification Exam. Developed by practicing CNLs and academicians, the course will be offered in 12 modules and may be used by individuals preparing for CNL certification or by other healthcare professionals seeking contact hours.


November 22, 2013

Employment of New Nurse Graduates and Employer Preferences for Baccalaureate-Prepared Nurses

In August 2013, AACN conducted its third online survey of nursing schools offering baccalaureate and graduate programs in the U.S. to better assess the experience of new graduates in finding employment during these tough economic times.


August 9, 2013

AACN and the CDC Announce New Public Health Fellowship Opportunity

AACN and the CDC are pleased to announce that a new nurse fellowship is now available through this collaborative effort that focuses on Managing Chronic Conditions in Schools.


August 8, 2013

AACN Seeks Proposals for a National Study on the DNP

With the national movement to the DNP well underway, the AACN Board is seeking to identify best practices related to facilitating programmatic change and delineate barriers that may be addressed through focused advocacy and other means.


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