It is the IACN’s strong belief that the best opportunities are provided when Illinois’ universities, colleges, community colleges, and healthcare organizations work together to forge strategic partnerships for the benefit of our students. Through collaboration, we can rise to meet the challenges facing healthcare and prepare nurse-leaders who work to improve health outcomes in their communities.
Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing advances excellence in baccalaureate and graduate nursing education in service to the public through strategic initiatives, partnerships, and advocacy.
Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing is the leader in advancing baccalaureate and graduate nursing education in Illinois’ four-year institutions of higher education.
- Nursing leadership
- Seamless academic progression
- Diversity, equity, and inclusion
- Mutual respect
- Collaborative communication