Nursing

Undergraduate Programs


The Baccalaureate Nursing Program is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing.  Armstrong's Department of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). Accreditation is an indication of public approbation, attesting to the quality of the educational program and the continued commitment of the sponsoring institution to support the program.

Armstrong's undergraduate curriculum offers the BSN, Accelerated BSN,  LPN to BSN and RN to BSN tracks to meet the educational needs of Southeastern Georgia and the coastal region.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

The Department of Nursing offers a four semester program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.  The BSN program prepares graduates to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).  The 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.

Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

The Department of Nursing offers a three semester accelerated program leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Degree for students with a bachelor’s degree in another field.  The BSN program prepares graduates to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). The 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.

Advanced Track (LPN to BSN)

Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) or Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) may apply for the Advanced Placement Track program. This special track allows LPN/LVN's to obtain a baccalaureate nursing education through challenging clinical courses within the nursing program of study.

RN Options (RN to BSN)

Registered nurses desiring to expand their knowledge and educational credentials may enroll in our Registered Nurse Options program. This program provides the RN student with the option of completing a baccalaureate nursing degree, or completion of the baccalaureate and master's degree.