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  • AACN News Watch Weekly Edition

    News, Newsletter— July 1, 2020

    In this week's News Watch, view all member news and announcements, see the latest Coronavirus updates, and more.


  • GNSA Virtual Poster Presentation

    Student News— July 1, 2020

    Were you planning on presenting your research or work at a conference that has been cancelled? The GNSA will host a virtual poster presentation on  September 21-25, 2020 to give graduate students an opportunity to share their...


  • Rounds With Leadership: Is Paying for Clinical Preceptors in Our Future?

    News, Newsletter, Rounds with Leadership— June 24, 2020

    In response to the recent increase in anecdotal reports from nursing schools on paying for preceptors and access to clinical sites, AACN and the American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL) launched a joint survey last...


  • New Student Scholarship Recipients Announced

    Student News— June 24, 2020

    View the latest winners of the AfterCollege and CastleBranch/Geraldine "Polly" Bednash scholarships.


  • Faculty Link Newsletter: June 2020

    Faculty News, Newsletter— June 10, 2020

    In this month's Faculty Link, read AACN's statement affirming the need for racial justice, view the funding opportunities for nurse faculty scholarships, and view AACN's new Gallery for Leadership.


  • AACN Announces New Support for National Program to Aid Nursing Students Impacted by COVID-19

    Press Release— June 3, 2020

    AACN is pleased to announce that new funding has been received from organizations and individual donors to expand the COVID-19 Nursing Student Support Fund. Administered by AACN’s Foundation for Academic Nursing, this fund w...


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.