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  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— November 18, 2020

    In this week's News Watch, view the two latest submissions to AACN's Gallery of Leadership, catch up on the latest with the Weekly Digest, and more.


  • Congratulations to the Latest AACN Scholarship Recipients

    Student News— November 18, 2020

    AACN is pleased to announce the latest scholarship winners of the AfterCollege/AACN Nursing Scholarship Program and the Uniform Advantage-GNSA Scholarship. 


  • Faculty Link Newsletter: November 2020

    Faculty News, Newsletter— November 12, 2020

    In this month's Faculty Link, view the announcement for AACN's second National Faculty Meeting on the  Essentials,  view the first recipients of the Faculty Scholars Grant Program, and apply now for ELAN.


  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— November 11, 2020

    On November 9, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs released a new publication titled Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Response Report, which details the organization’s efforts to a...


  • ELNEC Project Reaches Historic Milestone with One Million Nurses Trained

    Press Release— November 6, 2020

    The End-of-Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) project is ending 2020 by surpassing a goal established 20 years ago with the project reporting that more than 1 million nurses and other professionals have been trained u...


  • Foundation for Academic Nursing Announces First AACN Faculty Scholars

    Press Release— November 3, 2020

    The Foundation for Academic Nursing, the philanthropic arm of AACN, is pleased to announce the first two recipients of the AACN Faculty Scholars Grant Program, which was launched earlier this year to support nurse educators ...


Featured Data Reports & Publications

2019-2020 Enrollment and Graduations in Baccalaureate and Graduate Programs in Nursing 

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New Era for Academic Nursing Report

AACN 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.

2019-2020 Salaries of Instructional and Administrative Nursing Faculty in Baccalaureate and Graduate Programs in Nursing

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New Recommended CNL Practice Experiences

AACN has released a list of 24 experiences that are deemed to be critical for preparing CNL graduates with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively perform in diverse practice settings and systems upon graduation. The list was developed by an Expert Panel comprised of CNL faculty, representatives from practice, and practicing CNLs.

2019-2020 Salaries of Deans in Baccalaureate and Graduate Programs in Nursing

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Official Journal of the AACN

Keep pace with continuing changes in legislative, regulatory, ethical, and professional standards that affect your nursing career with this bimonthly scholarly journal.