2017 Baccalaureate Education Conference

Join us in Atlanta for the Baccalaureate Education Conference, a forum for faculty, deans, and other academic leaders engaged in undergraduate and pre-licensure nursing education programs.
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AACN’s Response to the Hurricanes

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Call for Abstracts

AACN invites abstracts describing programs, courses, initiatives, or evaluation strategies that address the many changes and challenges in doctoral programs. View Call for Abstracts

New Recommended CNL Practice Experiences

Developed by an expert panel, this new document showcases experiences deemed critical for preparing CNL graduates.​

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News & Announcements News & Announcements
  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— October 11, 2017

    This week's issue features NIDA call for proposals, live streaming feature at upcoming Baccalaureate Education Conference, and the 2017 Student Polic...


  • Faculty Link: October 2017 Issue

    Faculty News, Newsletter— October 9, 2017

    Read this month's issue of AACN Faculty Link - featuring upcoming conferences, webinars, funding opportunities, and much more!


  • ELNEC Celebrates 200th Course

    Press Release— October 6, 2017

    The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC), a partnership between the AACN and City of Hope, celebrated its 200th course in Minneapolis, MN...


  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— October 4, 2017

    This week's issue features AACN's President and CEO Q&A in Huffington Post's  Why You Should Be Concerned About the Future of Nursing , ELNEC's 200th...


  • AACN Opposes "Graham-Cassidy" Proposal

    Press Release, Policy— September 22, 2017

    Today, AACN opposes the "Graham-Cassidy" legislative proposal, as it would place the health and coverage of millions of Americans at risk. 


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New Era for Academic Nursing Report

AACN today is pleased to announce the release of a new report titled Advancing Healthcare Transformation: A New Era for Academic Nursing, which addresses how baccalaureate and higher degree schools of nursing can amplify their role in improving health and health care at the local, state, and national levels.

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Nursing deans from schools across the country answer the question "
What advice do you have for graduate nursing students who will transition into future nursing leaders?"