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Our Nursing Programs

The Valley Foundation School of Nursing provides dynamic programs aimed to educate and prepare future nurses. 

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) pre-licensure program is a full-time program for candidates new to nursing.

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RN to BS in Nursing, Bridge Program

The RN to BSN Post-Licensure program is designed for students that have completed an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) program and are interested in obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN). 

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Master's of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner

The MS Nursing FNP Program accepts students who have completed a baccalaureate in nursing and have an unrestricted California RN license.

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Master's of Science, Nurse Educator Specialization

The MS Nurse Educator program accepts students who have completed a Bachelor’s degree in nursing, or an associate degree in nursing.

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Wound and Ostomy Education Program

The Valley Foundation School of Nursing offers the Wound and Ostomy Education Program, a post-baccalaureate specialty education program for registered nurses to provide acute and rehabilitative needs for people with abdominal stomas, wounds, fistulas, drains, and pressure ulcers.

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Doctor of Nursing Practice

The program’s mission is to prepare promising nurse leaders, advanced practice clinicians, and nursing faculty in evidence-based practice implementation.