Looking for a rewarding, in-demand career where you can make a difference? The B.S.N. in Nursing from Georgian Court University is a smart first step.
Nursing continues to be listed among the top occupations in terms of job growth. GCU’s nursing program is designed to address the current and future nursing demands in New Jersey and throughout the nation. The Georgian Court–Meridian Health School of Nursing at GCU delivers a hands-on educational platform in partnership with Hackensack Meridian Health. You’ll practice in Hackensack Meridian Health’s High Technology Simulation Laboratories, a state-of-the-art simulated health care setting that’s as close to the real thing as it gets.
If you’re a licensed, practicing registered nurse, Georgian Court’s RN to B.S.N. program can help you further your career with a bachelor’s degree. Earning your B.S.N. sets the stage for a wide range of new opportunities in nursing.
The Board of Commissioners of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) met October 17-19, 2017, to review for accreditation nursing programs that hosted recent on-site evaluations. We are pleased to share that the Georgian Court–Meridian Health Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) degree program’s accreditation was extended through December 31, 2027! The CCNE Web site shows the program’s current accreditation status.
To earn this degree, you must successfully complete at least 120 credits, including your General Education requirements and the major requirements below.
Students must complete at least 67 nursing credits, plus courses in related areas, including:
|NU111||Introduction to Professional Nursing||3|
|NU211||Foundations of Professional Nursing||4|
|NU271||Evidence-Based Nursing Care Adult I||6|
|NU322||Nursing Care of Childbearing Families||4|
|NU325||Evidence-Based Behavioral Health||5|
|NU343||Evidence for Professional Nursing||3|
|NU356||Evidence-Based Nursing of theOlder Adult||2|
|NU371||Evidence-Based Nursing Care Adult II||8|
|NU421||Evidence-Based Community Nursing||6|
|NU423||Nursing Care of Childrearing Families||4|
|NU471||Evidence-Based Leadership & Management||3|
|NU472||Senior Seminar for Professional Nursing||3|
|NU496||Transition into Clinical Nursing||6|
|BI213||Human Anatomy & Physiology I||4|
|BI214||Human Anatomy & Physiology II||4|
|CH151||Chemistry for the Health Sciences||4|
|MA103||Introduction to Statistical Thinking||3|
|PS111||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|or PS113||Foundations of Psychology|
For more information on program requirements, consult the Undergraduate Catalog.
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