what is generic nursing?

  1. hi, this is sheraz . Can anyone tell me what is generic nursing .what is the difference b/w generic and BScN.plz give detail description.thank u
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  3. by   Hellllllo Nurse
    Huh? Generic nursing?
  4. by   arelius
    At my school the generic nursing program (BSN) is the regualr program (6 semesters 2 semesters a year). Every other program in the nursing department isn't generic nursing. For instance, we have a accelerated BSN which consists of the same exact courses, clinical hours, etc...but it is only a 14 month program and so it is not the generic BSN, it's the accelerated BSN. Hope that answers your question.
  5. by   P_RN
    Generic would be those students entering a nursing program having no nursing background.

    Also in the same classes might be ADNs who are studying for a BSN. LPNs though they have that diploma would be generic because they are not RNs already.
  6. by   Marie_LPN, RN
    Great. Generic. What a compliment. :angryfire
  7. by   P_RN
    No "dis" Marie just a c&p from a school webpage. I was generic 3x.