The emerging trend in nursing education is competency-based education (CBE), which offers degree advancement at a significant cost-effective and time savings. Competency Based educational trend may promote the attainment of the bachelor's degree in nursing science because it also allows students to progress at their own pace and has been well received by nursing students. Many associate degree graduates begin their career after graduation working full time and find returning to school difficult because of time and financial constraints. This is a push for nursing graduates from associate degree programs to continue their education continues to increase advancement in education as well carrier opportunity in life. The attainment of the bachelor's degree in nursing science is often needed for both personal attainment and career advancement. CBE state that this model of education does not allow authentic learning and is incompatible with liberal education. In addition, CBE offers significant challenges to both educators and college administrators. The main scope of this article is to explore new innovative trends of CBE on nursing education through the perspectives of the student, faculty, and administration.
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Rishi Dutt Avasthi. Competency Based Nursing Education; A Scenario. Asian J. Nur. Edu. and Research.2017; 7(4): 598-600. doi: 10.5958/2349-2996.2017.00117