The Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition, is an excellent resource for information on the Nursing profession. Visit Baystate Medical Center's Nursing Department.
Registered nurses may have a bachelor’s of science degree in nursing (BSN), an associates degree in nursing (ADN) or a diploma from a nursing program. Masters degrees are required for advanced practice nursing specialties. Students must then pass a national licensing examination.
Clinical experiences are arranged by the academic programs that are affiliated with BMC.
Length of Clinical Experience
Approximately 3 months. These are typically 12 hour shifts 2 days a week.
Clinical Tracks at BMC
- Nursing Staff Development
BMC is affiliated with the following institution/s for this program:
Professional Associations and Other Information