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Nursing

Georgian Court University Nursing Student

Nursing—Prepare to Serve and Succeed

Nursing is one of the nation’s fastest-growing fields, and a Georgian Court University B.S.N. in Nursing sets the stage for a career that is rewarding, is in high demand, and helps you make a difference in the world. Taught in the Georgian Court–Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing, the GCU B.S.N. program is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and offers unforgettable clinical placements at Hackensack Meridian Health locations across New Jersey.

Nursing Majors Learn From the Best
In Georgian Court’s nursing program, you’ll learn from doctoral-level nursing professors who regularly conduct research. In addition, you’ll sharpen your skills in Hackensack Meridian Health’s High Technology Simulation Laboratory, a state-of-the-art simulated health care setting that is identical to the real thing.

If you are a licensed, practicing registered nurse, but still need to earn your degree, Georgian Court’s RN to B.S.N. program can help you further your career and expand possibilities for your future.

georgian court hackensack meridian health school of nursing accelerated nursing program
Hackensack Meridian Health accelerated nursing program
Commission on collegiate nursing education accelerated nursing program

Nursing Program Highlights

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Small class sizes offer personalized attention for those with no prior nursing experience.

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You’ll perform clinicals at Hackensack Meridian Health locations throughout New Jersey.

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This is a three-year average of our undergraduate program as of July 2020.

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Nearly 9 out of 10 nursing graduates from the Class of 2019 are employed.

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Our world-class faculty offer medical experience that equips you for health care on the frontlines.

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The field of nursing pays, and offers a fulfilling career path for serving others.

Students of Georgian Court’s accelerated nursing program perform a clinical rotation at a nearby hospital
“The thing I like the most about the nursing program at Georgian Court University is that the professors are always available to help you in any way that they can. Professors here truly care about their students' success; you are never alone. You will not find a more personalized nursing education anywhere else.”
Georgian Court University Nursing Student
Yasmin Amaro-Garcia '22
Nursing

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Program Information

To earn this degree, you must successfully complete at least 120 credits, including your General Education requirements and the major requirements below.

Major Sequence

Students must complete at least 67 nursing credits, plus courses in related areas, including:

NU111Introduction to Professional Nursing3
NU211Foundations of Professional Nursing4
NU221Health Assessment3
NU271Evidence-Based Nursing Care Adult I6
NU275Pathophysiology3
NU280Pharmacotherapeutics I2
NU322Nursing Care of Childbearing Families4
NU325Evidence-Based Behavioral Health5
NU343Evidence for Professional Nursing3
NU356Evidence-Based Nursing of theOlder Adult2
NU371Evidence-Based Nursing Care Adult II8
NU380Pharmacotherapeutics II2
NU421Evidence-Based Community Nursing6
NU423Nursing Care of Childrearing Families4
NU471Evidence-Based Leadership & Management3
NU472Senior Seminar for Professional Nursing3
NU496Transition into Clinical Nursing6
Related Courses
BI213Human Anatomy & Physiology I4
BI214Human Anatomy & Physiology II4
BI219Microbiology4
CH151Chemistry for the Health Sciences4
MA103Introduction to Statistical Thinking3
PS111Introduction to Psychology3
or PS113 Foundations of Psychology
Total Credits89



For more information on program requirements, consult the Undergraduate Catalog.

Stephanie Chung

Chung, Stephanie

Assistant Professor
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (301)
schung@georgian.edu
732-987-2182

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Joann Cummings

Cummings, Jo Ann

Associate Professor
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (303)
jcummings@georgian.edu
732-987-2188

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Kathyrn Fleming

Fleming, Kathryn

Assistant Dean
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (103)
kfleming@georgian.edu
732-987-2184

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Joan Harvey

Harvey, Joan

Professor in Residence
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall
jharvey@georgian.edu

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Deborah Kennard

Kennard, Deborah

Assistant Professor
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (309)
dkennard@georgian.edu
732-987-2194

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Cindy McVey

McVey, Cindy

Clinical Lecturer & Simulation Lab Coordinator
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (107)
cmcvey@georgian.edu
732-987-2189

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Denise-Van-Sant-Smith

Van Sant-Smith, Dr. Denise

Assistant Professor
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall
dvansantsmith@georgian.edu

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Teri Wurmser

Wurmser, Theresa

Dean
Georgian Court-Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing
Hamilton Hall (103)
twurmser@georgian.edu
732-987-2180

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First-Year Students

Submit:

  • Completed application.
  • Official high school transcript.
  • Required two letters of recommendation.
  • Required essay.

Fall 2021 applicants, please apply via the Common App.

Transfer Students

Submit:

  • Completed application.
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities.
  • Students with fewer than 24 credits must also submit their high school transcript and SAT or ACT scores.

Fall 2021 applicants, please apply via the Common App.

To access Georgian Court– Hackensack Meridian Health’s first-time candidate NCLEX pass rates directly from the New Jersey Board of Nursing, please follow this link: http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/nur/Pages/NCLEX-RN.aspx

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