1. a bachelor's or higher degree (or its equivalent) is normally the minimum requirement for entry into the position; and2. the degree requirement is common to the industry for parallel nursing positions (i.e., employers in the same industry require their employees to hold the degree when they are employed in the same or a similar position).
1. Administrative Nurse Positions (i.e. Nurse Managers);
2. Advanced Practice Registured Nurses (i.e. Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Practitioners, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, Certified Nurse-Midwife); and
3. Specialty-Nurses (i.e. Critical Care and Peri-Operative Nurses).