Nursing

Looking to take the next step in your nursing career and education? The RN to B.S.N. track at GCU@Hazlet is a smart first step.

As a transfer-friendly institution, we know you’ve worked hard for your credits and for your license. The RN to B.S.N. program permits licensed registered nurses, prepared at the diploma or associate level, to typically earn a B.S.N. in Nursing. Having a B.S.N. degree puts you on the fast track to advance your career opportunities, receive a bigger paycheck, and give you job security.

Nursing continues to be listed among the top occupations in 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–Hackensack Meridian Health School of Nursing delivers a hands-on educational platform in partnership with Hackensack Meridian Health.

Program
The RN to B.S.N. track permits licensed registered nurses prepared at the diploma or associate degree level to achieve a B.S.N. in Nursing.

To earn a B.S.N. in Nursing, you must complete at least 30 credits, including:

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

Courses

Nursing:

  • NU221 Health Assessment (3)
  • NU275 Pathophysiology (3)
  • NU311 Introduction to Baccalaureate Nursing: Issues & Trends (3)
  • NU343 Evidence for Professional Nursing Practice (3)
  • NU421 Evidence-Based Nursing Practice in the Community (6)
  • NU455 Issues in Evidence-Based Nursing Care of the Older Adult (2)
  • NU471 Evidence-Based Leadership & Management in Nursing (3)

Electives:

  • NU350 Health Advocacy (3)
  • NU351 Health Policy (3)
  • NU470 Special Topics in Nursing, Population Health (1–4)

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