Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree (BSN)
The Department of Nursing offers a four-year program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. The nursing program of study is designed to prepare graduates with entry-level nursing practice knowledge and skills upon which professional careers and additional study can be built. The baccalaureate nursing program emphasizes professional nursing practice and leadership skills.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree curriculum builds upon a foundation of the arts, sciences, and humanities essential to professional nursing. The BSN curriculum is designed to provide the knowledge base necessary for entry into professional nursing practice.
AASU Nursing students practice in local health care systems, such as Memorial Health University Medical Center and St. Joseph's/Candler Health System, as well as many diverse community settings. BSN students are admitted twice a year, in the Spring and Fall semesters.