Area of Nursing Open House for Students Interested in Nursing Friday, March 27 Enjoy an opportunity to experience life as a Milligan student for a day. You can eat in the cafeteria, talk to professors and current students, and take advantage of special sessions about financial aid, the admissions process, and more! Learn more » Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) The 4-year B.S.N. degree is preferred by most nursing leaders and provides the best opportunities in today’s job market, including one of the highest starting salaries in any field. You’ll find that a B.S.N. is a requirement for many positions. It is also the entry point for graduate studies, nurse practitioner, and nurse anesthetist programs. Curriculum & Experience At Milligan, you’ll learn everything from examining patients and treating their immediate needs, to educating people about healthcare and long-term conditions. Quality nursing education is combined with an excellent liberal arts curriculum at Milligan. During their coursework, our B.S.N. students have the opportunity to work with several major medical centers, smaller urban hospitals and clinics, community health centers, modern rural hospitals, primary care clinics, home health programs, and parish nursing programs at local churches. Graduate Success Nearly every graduate is employed or accepted to graduate school at the time of graduation. Admission & Progression Read about our admission and progression policies in our Nursing Program Handbook. Contact us for more information. Credentials & Accreditation The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program is approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing (TBN) and accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), located at One DuPont Circle, NW Suite 530, Washington, D.C. 20036-1120; phone 207-887-6791.