Voice of Academic Nursing

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing the national voice for America's baccalaureate-and higher-degree nursing education. Learn about us

Ready to Lead?

AACN offers programs geared toward those looking to strengthen leadership skills and develop ways to work with stakeholders. Learn more and apply online!

Faculty Resource Network

The FRN is an exclusive network of nursing faculty leaders and subject matter experts. Learn more about how to join!

CCNE’s 20th Anniversary: 1998-2018

Celebrating a milestone in assuring excellence in nursing

Inaugural 2018 GNSA Conference

Graduate nursing students are invited to come together for the inaugural GNSA conference, Seizing the Opportunity to Lead and Shape the Future of Health CareLearn more >>

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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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Benefits of AACN Membership

Interview with Dr. Susan Bakewell-Sachs from Oregon Health & Sciences University at the 2017 Academic Nursing Leadership Conference.

“AACN is the only place that I can come and truly be among peers.”

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