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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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Format: In person on the Armstrong Campus and Statesboro Campus
Credit Hours: 124

The School of Nursing at Georgia Southern University is proud to offer a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. Our BSN program prepares prelicensure students through clinical experience, simulation labs and a rigorous academic education. All courses for the nursing program must be completed within a total of four consecutive calendar years. All prelicensure nursing students are required to take two standardized exit examinations.

Admission

Formal admission to the nursing program occurs internally after the completion of 45 credit hours. Admission is highly selective.

Application Deadlines

Fall AdmissionApplications are open from January 1- February 8
Spring AdmissionApplications are open from August 1-September 8

Contact Us!

Armstrong Campus

Trina Embrey, DNS, RN
BSN Program Director
Phone: 912-344-3385
Email: kembrey@georgiasouthern.edu

Contact the Armstrong Campus BSN Office at: christyoneal@georgiasouthern.edu.

Statesboro Campus

Susan Hendrix, Ph.D., RN
BSN Program Director
Phone: 912-478-5816
Email: susanhendrix@georgiasouthern.edu

Contact the Statesboro Campus BSN Office at: crrogers@georgiasouthern.edu.

Accreditation

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 (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).

All prelicensure programs are fully approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing. Georgia Southern University is accredited with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Professional License Disclosure

The School of Nursing anticipates that graduates of this program will seek the following professional state licenses:  Professional Registered Nurse (RN)

For required disclosures on whether this program satisfies the license requirements of all states and territories for Registered Nurse license, click https://www.ncsbn.org/about-boards-of-nursing.htm to check the requirements of your state or territory.

The School of Nursing has determined that the required classes and educational activities of this academic program will qualify a graduate of this program to take the exam for a Registered Nurse license in the 50 U.S. states, District of Columbia, and four U.S. territories: American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands and the Virgin Islands.

The School of Nursing has not determined whether the required classes and educational activities of this academic program will qualify a graduate of this program to take the exam for a Registered Nurse license (or certificate) for any state not set forth above.

Last updated: 2/23/2021