Post-BSN to DNP Program
The School of Nursing offers a Post-Bachelor of Science in Nursing to Doctor of Nursing Practice (Post-BSN-DNP) program with an MSN exit option. Students in this program may exit with an MSN degree after the completion of specialty courses, providing national certification exam eligibility.
Four clinical tracks are offered:
Professional License Disclosure
The School of Nursing anticipates that graduates of this program will seek the following professional state licenses or certifications: Certification as an APRN (Family Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (depending on which program they completed) and licensure as an APRN.
For required disclosures on whether this program satisfies
the license requirements of all states and territories for APRN license visit
the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (www.ncsbn.org)
The School of Nursing has determined that the required
classes and educational activities of this online academic program will qualify
a graduate of this program to take the exam for certification as an APRN in
Georgia and other states as listed on the National Council of State Boards
of Nursing (www.ncsbn.org).
For all Online Programs:
Federal Law requires colleges and universities to make certain disclosures to prospective students of these programs. These disclosure include information on the University’s authority to operate outside of Georgia, complaint processes, adverse actions, and refunds.
For required disclosures in general with regard to online programs offered by the University, visit the Office of Legal Affairs website.
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).
Last updated: 2/20/2020