Programs Offered

Programs Offered

BSN program

The four year curriculum has been designed to provide quality education in nursing which is comparable to the international levels. It also ensures that each student is exposed to professional knowledge and practice through evidence–based learning and problem-solving approaches.

This program is fully accredited by Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE. It is in the process of 2nd renewal of accreditation.

RN-BSN Bridge Program

Two years Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Program full time for registered nurses who have completed Diploma in Nursing and also have two years clinical experience.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Degree Program

Adult Health/Child Health/Psychiatric Mental Health/Community Health Nursing.

To fulfill the ever-growing need of nursing profession, RAK College of Nursing at RAK Medical & Health Sciences University, started the Master of Science in Nursing program (MSN) in the year 2011-2012.

This unique & dynamic program is based on the National league of Nursing core values of caring, integrity, diversity, and excellence derived from the Educational Competencies Model (2010), which calls for graduates of nursing programs to be prepared to:

a) Promote and enhance human flourishing for patients, families, communities, and themselves.
b) Show sound nursing judgment.
c) Continually develop their professional identity.
d) Maintain a spirit of inquiry as they move into the world of nursing practice and beyond

With four semesters in two year MSN program lets you earn your graduate MSN – Adult Health /Child Health/ Psychiatric Mental Health/ Community Health Nursing degree. We offer a flexible schedule so nurses can continue working full time in the clinical practice setting while obtaining their MSN degree.

MSN have got its first renewal of accreditation from the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research (MOHE&SR), on 21st December 2014.The program is supported by well qualified and committed faculty. Students can be assured of personalized teaching and guidance.

Conversion Program

Conversion program is a gateway to admission into Bachelor Science in Nursing (BSN) at the RAK College of Nursing (RAKCON), RAK Medical Health Science University (RAKMHSU). This new project was designed in the year 2012-2013 to increase the number of Emirati nurses, which was only 4% at national level, compared to non-Emirates nurses (MOH, 2013). The main goal of the conversion program was to enable the art stream students to become qualified in the science courses to become eligible for admission into BSN program at RAKCON. This program was started after the approval by Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The program duration is of 16 weeks including theory and practice.