Brockton Hospital School of Nursing (BHSN) is only hospital-based nursing school in Massachusetts. The nursing school was established 1897 as a private co-educational institution of higher education in Brockton, MA. The school constitutes a division of Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital. BHSN also boast of graduating more than 2000 nurses, who are being employed in different health care facilities in and around Massachusetts.
BH School of Nursing and Fisher College is collegiate affiliation of Brockton Hospital School of Nursing for offering few programs on behalf of BHSN. BH School of Nursing offer a two year day and four year weekend/evening nursing program that awards a diploma in nursing. Similarly, Fisher College grants an Associate in Science degree to aspiring nursing students, which also allows students to appear for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for RNs and it is noteworthy to note that in 2008 95% graduates passed the exam.
Special feature of the programs offered by the schools include, both as Day Division Programs and Weekend/ evening division Programs.
Day Division Programs are attended by traditional high school graduates and many non-traditional students, men adult learners, single parents, and licensed practical nurses.
Weekend/ evening division Programs offers comfortable class attendance timing and attended by working professionals, adult learners and professionals looking for a career change. The easy class attendance timings as provided by the school offer learners to earn diploma without missing their works.
The 18 nursing faculties of Brockton Hospital School of Nursing are Masters of Science degree holders along with other required credentials. The faculties of Fisher College also posses appropriate terminal degrees.
The qualified and deserving students of the BHSN are also supported with various types of financial aids, grants, scholarships and loans individually to meet their tuition fees and educational expenses. It is commendable to note that more than students of the BHSN are recipient of these financial assistance.
Brockton Hospital School of Nursing
680 Centre St.
Brockton, MA 02302