Nursing School in Phoenix, Arizona

Evening and Weekend Option available at our Phoenix Campus


Phoenix, Arizona, Nursing Program: A Hands-On BSN

At Chamberlain Phoenix, you gain hands-on experience in our SIMCARE CENTER™ and at our on-site clinical setting. You will work with classmates, faculty, mentors, and seasoned registered nurses as you learn skills in direct patient-care nursing. The SIMCARE CENTER™ features various aspects of simulated care, giving you the chance to practice fundamental nursing skills on high-tech patient manikins. Patient simulators have bodily functions and vital signs, and they show a multitude of symptoms. You can practice your nursing skills in a safe health care setting before moving on to real-life patients in the clinicals portion of the Chamberlain curriculum

 

BSN Degree Program—Evening/Weekend Option FAQs

Does the Evening/Weekend Option have the same benefits as the traditional BSN option?

The Phoenix BSN degree program—Evening/Weekend option is designed to meet the needs of individuals who require an alternative schedule. Night and weekend nursing school students complete courses outside the typical classroom schedule while still receiving the same level of support and resources as traditional weekday students.

Whichever path you take at the Chamberlain Phoenix campus, your advantages include:

  • Nursing courses during your first year
  • No wait lists or prerequisites
  • Intimate class sizes
  • One-on-one attention and support throughout the academic journey
  • 92% First Time NCLEX Pass Rate*
    For the calendar year ending 2020, the Chamberlain Phoenix Campus average NCLEX first–time pass rate for BSN graduates was 92.83%.
Can I switch from the tradition BSN degree program to the evening/weekend option?

Weekend and night nursing program courses are limited to students enrolled in an Addison evening/weekend cohort. Students in evening/weekend cohorts are limited to enrolling in courses during the evening/weekend only.

How many credit hours are required for the Addison BSN degree program—Evening/Weekend option?

The number of total credit hours for completion of the evening/weekend option is equal to the number required to complete the BSN degree program. The Addison Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.

View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see what credits are required. 

Phoenix Campus Contact Information

Address
2149 West Dunlap Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85021

Toll Free 877.751.5783

Hours of Operation
Mon - Fri: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Center for Academic Success

We’re with you every step of the way

We know that nursing school is exciting, but it is also quite challenging. The Center for Academic Success (CAS) at Chamberlain Phoenix supports you all the way. We want you to take advantage of our resources—benefit from one-on-one time with tutors and academic support staff as well as various online resources, all while preparing for the RN licensing examinations that will make you a professional nurse

Find the resources and support you need at your Center for Academic Success (CAS):

  • Experienced tutors
  • Support – and space – for smarter studying
  • The practical and academic resources for your needs
  • Preparation for licensing examinations

Tuition & Expenses

Financing Your Chamberlain Education

Chamberlain admissions representatives will help you identify all your financing options, as well as help you apply for and get the financial assistance you need. More than 90% of Chamberlain students receive some form of financial aid. Financial aid is available in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to those who qualify.

View tuition and expenses information for the BSN degree program.

We're Here to Help

Our admissions representatives can help you find out what financial options are available to you.

Next Generation Scholarship

A merit based scholarship providing tuition assistance to those who have graduated high school within the past 24 months looking to pursue a pre-licensure BSN degree at any of our campus locations.

Learn more on our Scholarships page.

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Accreditation & Approvals

CCNE Accreditation

Accredited Nursing Schools in Arizona - Approvals

Are you looking for accredited nursing schools in Arizona? Chamberlain is authorized to operate and grant degrees by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education, 1740 W. Adams, Suite 3008, Phoenix, AZ 85007, 602.542.5709. Chamberlain College of Nursing has full approval to offer the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program in Phoenix from the Arizona State Board of Nursing, 1740 W. Adams, Suite 2000, Phoenix, AZ 85007, 602.771.7800.

Chamberlain University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program, and post graduate APRN certificate program at Chamberlain University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, (https://www.aacnnursing.org/CCNE). For the most updated accreditation information, visit chamberlain.edu/accreditation.

Phoenix Campus FAQ

What is the SIMCARE CENTER™?

Chamberlain’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) curriculum is structured to advance students’ abilities to retain essential knowledge and apply it in clinical settings. The curriculum focuses on conceptual learning and gives students critical skills to translate theory into nursing practice.

Chamberlain’s SIMCARE CENTER™ gives you the opportunity to hone fundamental nursing skills on high-tech patient manikins. Patient simulators have vital signs, bodily functions and produce a range of symptoms, allowing you the chance to provide quality care in a safe setting before transitioning to patients in the clinicals portion of the curriculum.

How does Chamberlain help prepare students for the NCLEX®?

Chamberlain has partnered with ATI Nursing Education to meet our students’ needs through tools and resources that support a variety of learning styles. Whether it’s through videos, reading materials or their best-in-class learning solutions, ATI’s learning resources are there to support understanding, critical thinking and content mastery. And if you need extra help, tutorials, assessments and simulations are available and easy to access. As you consider RN nursing programs in Arizona, make sure you’ll have the support you need for this exam, an important milestone to launching your nursing career.

What if I already have a bachelor's degree in an unrelated field?

Chamberlain accepts qualifying transfer credits, to see if you are eligible, request more information to work with an admissions representative. With a bachelor’s degree in another field, you can find out which qualifying transfer credits from your first degree can help you earn your BSN even faster. Plus, our admissions representatives can work with you to see if you’re eligible for financial aid.

Are there scholarships available?

As you explore BSN programs in Arizona, you’re likely also considering ways to finance your education. There are a variety of scholarship options available for our Phoenix campus students. Explore undergraduate and external scholarship opportunities or request more information to learn what financial aid options are available. Financial aid is available in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to those who qualify.

How many credit hours are required for the Phoenix BSN program?

The Phoenix BSN program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.

View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see what credits are required. 

Are there tutoring services available?

The Center for Academic Success (CAS) at the Phoenix campus offers workshops, study materials and appointments with tutors and academic support.

What is the admission criteria?

Chamberlain is committed to providing quality and accessible nursing education. Our team is with you every step of the way, providing the information you need to make the decisions that best serve you.

Prospective students interested in attending Chamberlain must complete an interview with an admission representative and an application for admission. Applications are accepted year-round and can be completed via phone or in-person with an admission representative. Applications can also be submitted online, apply today.

Learn more about our admission criteria to Chamberlain University’s nursing school in Phoenix, Arizona.

Will I get hands-on experience?

Chamberlain University College of Nursing’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) curriculum is designed to advance students’ ability to retain and apply essential knowledge. Our Phoenix, AZ nursing school focuses the focus is on conceptual learning, giving students the skills to translate theory into practice.

Eager for hands-on nursing experience? You’ll have plenty of opportunities Hands-on experience in both the Chamberlain University College of Nursing SIMCARE CENTER™ and the on-site clinical setting. In both locations, allow nursing students to work side-by-side with faculty, mentors, peers and experienced professional nurses as they refine their direct patient-care nursing skills. These opportunities can instill a sense of confidence and expertise in aspiring nurses. After all, there’s no better way to prepare for your future career than by getting practical experience while you’re a student.

Our Phoenix, AZ nursing program BSN degree program consists of a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.

Online general education and nursing courses may be offered within the BSN curriculum plan. In order to assist in successful completion of online coursework, an online readiness assessment is an integral part of the admission process. Based upon the outcome of the online readiness assessment, skill building activities may be required.

BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan