The Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree program is designed to allow registered nurses (RN) to advance their careers and receive additional professional responsibilities. Graduates will have the skills and knowledge needed to more effectively meet the demands of patient care and to gain new and exciting opportunities in specialized nursing and management. A Bachelor's degree in nursing is a requirement for persons who are interested in holding case manager and supervisory positions. For those who are interested in obtaining graduate nursing degrees, a Bachelor's in Nursing is important. Topics that are covered within this program include health promotion, risk reduction, disease prevention, information and healthcare technologies, ethics, diversity of humans, theory in management, and healthcare system and policies.