a Kansas City Nursing School

Research College of Nursing (RCoN) is a fully-accredited institution preparing nurses to thrive in complex healthcare environments. Students gain a unique pairing of educational excellence and strength of the region’s leading healthcare system – HCA Midwest Health. RCoN offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). Trusted for more than 115 years, RCoN continues educating nurses, developing leaders and caring for communities.

a Kansas City Nursing School

Research College of Nursing (RCoN) is a fully-accredited institution preparing nurses to thrive in complex healthcare environments. Students gain a unique pairing of educational excellence and strength of the region’s leading healthcare system – HCA Midwest Health. RCoN offers a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) and a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). Trusted for more than 115 years, RCoN continues educating nurses, developing leaders and caring for communities.

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Nursing education in a culture of safety

Nursing education in a culture of safety


RCoN fosters a culture of safety that protects discussion about errors and system failures.  View Article

Message from the President

Message from the President


Throughout the pandemic we have shown up for our students, for our communities and for each other.  View Article

Nursing practice within global communities - AAMN Reflection

Nursing practice within global communities - AAMN Reflection


RCoN student, Steven Colling, reflects on attending the 2021 American Association for Men in Nursing Conference in Atlanta.  View Article