Nothing could be more fulfilling than touching a life, and having a life touch yours. In the field of nursing, this could not be truer. To be sure, the challenges are great, but the fruits of one’s labour is, more often than not, rewarding. If you have always cared about, and aim to care for, people’s health now and in the future, then the nursing program at Baliuag University is for you.
College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences
offers nurses quality nursing education to help them become competent, committed, and globally competitive professional nurses. Here at BU, we hope to inspire excellence; the nursing program is no exception, especially as this involves people’s health.
Be one step closer to becoming a nurse, and answering the call to the challenges of health care. Enroll in the nursing program of Baliuag University.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Level IV Accredited Status
The BSN program develops prospective nurses to be highly skilled professionals through high-quality education. Throughout the programme, nursing students will be prepared to become responsible, conscientious and compassionate, even when under stressful situations.
With the aim of instilling the rigor of the nursing profession, the program provides a well-planned curriculum of instructional activities and related learning experiences (RLE) that develops the roles and competencies of a beginning nurse in providing safe and holistic care to healthy and at risk individuals, families, population groups and the community. The program also focuses on the promotion of health, prevention of illness, restoration of health, alleviation of sufferings, and the provision of end-of-life care.
Career Paths / Related Careers: With nursing being a versatile profession, there are limitless opportunities. Nurses are in high demand in various sectors of the health and health- related industries.
As a Hospital Nurse, work in various capacities such as: Staff Nurse, Head /Senior Nurse, Nurse Manager , Nurse Supervisor, Chief Nurse, Nursing Service Director; and in diverse specialties in the hospital such as Emergency Room Nurse, Intensive Care Unit Nurse, Critical Care Nurse, Renal / Dialysis Nurse, ER nurse, Operating Room Nurse, NICU Nurse, Pediatric Nurse, Maternal Care Nurse,Gerontology Nurse, Mental Health and Psychiatric Nurse among others.
As a Nurse Educator, you may become a Dean, Academic and Clinical coordinator, Faculty Member, or Clinical Instructor.
As a Community Health/Public Health Nurse, you have the potential to be a Health Educator, Home Care Nurse, School Nurse. Other related careers include Company Nurse, Private-duty Nurse, Occupational Health Nurse, Military Nurse.
In other fields and services, you may also become a Researcher, Nurse/Health Informatics, Nurse entrepreneur, Flight Nurse, or Forensic Nurse.
Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology / Medical Laboratory Science NEW
This is a four-year program consisting of general education and professional courses. It equips students with knowledge and skills in laboratory tests used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases.
In this program the students will learn how to collect, preserve and analyze specimens such as blood, urine, cells and tissues as well as the preparation of reagents (compounds or substances added to a specimen in order to create a chemical reaction) and stains (a discoloration made by a foreign matter). The program will also train them on how to use modern equipment, instruments and scientific methods to provide accurate laboratory results.
Career Paths / Related Careers: Upon passing the Licensure Exam, they can become biochemist, bacteriologist, blood bank technologist, clinical pathologist, histologist, microbiologist, parasitologist, medical research assistant, toxicologist, cytotechnologist, crime lab analyst, medical laboratory manager, pharmacologist, medical equipment sales representative, pharmaceutical sales representative, medical technician, chief medical technologist and/ or chief medical researcher.
Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics NEW
This degree program integrates the development of knowledge and skills, as well as the proper values and attitudes, required in the exercise of the nutrition and dietetics profession. Students are trained in three key areas of nutrition, namely: Hospital Nutrition, Community (Public Health) Nutrition, and Food Service, through academic and clinical theory, coupled with practicums in all three areas. In addition, students are taught the principles and procedures on food consumption for the therapy of persons suffering from a disease, as well as the techniques and management of food production.
Career Paths/Related Careers: Upon completion of the program, graduates are qualified to take the board exam for nutritionists-dietitians. Successful passers may opt for a career as nutritionist-dietitians in various areas (e.g. clinical, gerontological, neonatal, sports and fitness, therapeutic,), or pursue a career in the food service industry, research, quality control, product development, or become a wellness or weight loss consultant. Non-board passers have the opportunity to work in the food service industry or in healthcare sales.
OFFICE OF THE DEAN
Nursing Building, BU Main Campus
Gil Carlos Street, Baliuag, Bulacan
Tel No.: +63(44) 766 0398
8:00 am – 5:00 pm