Advancing excellence in baccalaureate and graduate nursing education
Building The Next Generation of Nurse Leaders
Nurses provide care for patients and families during some of the hardest, and best, moments of their lives. Illinois’ colleges and universities are tasked with preparing the next generation of nurse-leaders, ready to provide excellent bedside care in an uncertain healthcare environment.
Private & Public Member Institutions
New RNs in 2021
We strive to understand efforts occurring across Illinois,
so that we might be more purposeful and strategic in our efforts to create synergistic partnerships that benefit our students.
We strive to serve as an industry leader that not only contributes, but drives conversation around important issues in healthcare.
We strive to help shape legislation that is consistent with IACN’s mission, vision, values, and strategic goals and objectives.
Latest News & Publications
Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing Attends AACN Academic Nursing Leadership Conference in Washington D.C.
The Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing met at the American Association of Colleges of…
Success in Academic Progression Partnerships
Repeatedly, research has shown the Bachelor’s degree prepared RN has the enhanced skill set to…
COVID-19 (Coronavirus): RESPONDING TO A HEALTH CRISIS
Globally, we are in the midst of a battle against one of the largest healthcare…