Strategies to Evaluate and Enhance Accelerated Second-Degree Nursing Pathways

Video Author:Jones, Kim Dupree PhD, FNP, FAAN; Hayes, Rose MA, RN, BSN; McCauley, Linda PhD, RN, FRCN, FAAN

Published on:March 01, 2023

Health systems are facing historic staffing crises, and they require efficient pipelines of qualified students into practice. Accelerated second-degree students are helping to address pressing health care market needs. The author discusses the second-degree program landscape, including challenges in second-degree education; compares graduate-level second-degree entry against other pathway options; and presents strategies to optimize and sustain second-degree student pipelines based on these insights. Learn more in the video and be sure to read the full article.