What You Can Do with a Major in Nursing

At the Aurora University School of Nursing, you’ll acquire the knowledge and skills you need to be a capable healthcare professional, and gain the tools to make a difference in the lives of your patients and in your community.

You’ll find our graduates at hospitals, community health centers, private medical offices and other care facilities. When you graduate from the BSN program, you’ll be prepared to enter the workforce as a baccalaureate-trained nurse, a highly recruited position in today’s health care market.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Community Mental Health Specialist
  • Correctional Health Facilitator
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Disaster Relief Nurse
  • Family Healthcare /Nursing 
  • Infection Control/Epidemiology Nurse
  • Maternal/Child Nurse
  • Medical/Surgical Nurse
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Oncology Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Rehabilitation Nurse
  • Transcultural Nursing
  • Trauma/Emergency Department Nurse

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Administrator of Nursing Services 
  • Certified RN Anesthetist
  • College/University faculty
  • Diabetes Nursing
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Midwife 
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Physician Assistant
  • Staff Development/Educator

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

Student organizations:

  • Aurora University Students for Wellness
  • Student Nurses Association
  • Mu Sigma Pi: Mind. Body. Spirit.

On-campus employment:

  • Wellness Center

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316