5 Military Traits That Transfer to Earning Your BSN

Work Ethic and Discipline

Work Ethic and Discipline

Having a solid work ethic will serve you well during your time in the Marian ABSN program. Meeting deadlines and making time to study are imperative to your success.

Teamwork

Teamwork

You’ll work with a cohort in your program to support each other on your journey to become a nurse, so teamwork will be essential.

Mental Toughness

Mental Toughness

Becoming a nurse can be challenging, but with the right mindset and dedication it will pay off. Having mental toughness during studying, exams and clinicals will help you become the best nurse you can be.

Leadership and Management Skills

Leadership and Management Skills

A great nurse knows how to manage nearly any situation. As such, leadership is highly valued in our program.

Adaptation to Different Challenges

Adaptation to Different Challenges

Nursing is unpredictable work, but knowing how to roll with the punches is key. Whether you’re dealing with something unexpected in a simulation lab or run into uncharted territory during a clinical rotation shift, being adaptable will go a long way.