School of Nursing

Waters College of Health Professions

Nursing School in Georgia

The School of Nursing at Georgia Southern University offers the following baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs and degrees:

The School of Nursing is committed to helping meet the needs of the multicultural rural populations of the region by providing high quality nursing education programs. The nursing programs incorporates high academic and ethical standards and a caring, learning environment for students consistent with the mission and objectives of the university. We are dedicated to graduating nursing professionals who are leaders and capable of meeting the health care challenges of the 21st century. Both the undergraduate and graduate curricula have innovative classroom, clinical, and community experiences to prepare students to promote the health of populations. The School of Nursing represents a strong and extraordinary community of excellent students, well-prepared faculty, dedicated staff, and supportive alumni and friends. The School of Nursing promotes and advances the quality, accessibility, and availability of nursing care for the people of southeast Georgia and beyond.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing/master’s degree program in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and/or post-graduate APRN certificate program at Georgia Southern University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

School of Nursing • Georgia Southern University