Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pre-licensure Program

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pre-licensure Program at Gordon State College is designed to prepare students for a rewarding career as registered nurses. Upon successful completion of the program, the unlicensed graduate is eligible to apply for licensure as a registered professional nurse after successfully passing the national licensure exam (NCLEX-RN). The mission of the Gordon State College nursing program is to educate professional nurses who are able to provide competent, quality, and holistic care that meets individual, family and community needs in a rapidly changing healthcare environment. The nursing program prepares the student for the challenges of this evolving environment through classroom, clinical, and simulation experiences.

Applicants to the program must have a formal letter of acceptance from Gordon State College or already be attending the College. Applications to the BSN Pre-Licensure Program will be available online during the designated application period. Application packets may be hand delivered or mailed to the School of Nursing, Health and Natural Sciences at Gordon State College. Applications will not be accepted by email or fax. The application form and materials must be submitted by the deadline as one packet to be considered for admission.


Nursing Program Accreditation and Approval

The Gordon State College Pre-Licensure BSN Nursing Program has initial approval by the Georgia Board of Nursing. Accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in pending approval.

Information about approval and/or accreditation may be obtained from the following:

Georgia Board of Nursing
237 Coliseum Drive
Macon, GA 31217
(478) 207-2440

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000