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 be formally acceptanced 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. 


Nursing Program Accreditation and Approval

The Gordon State College Pre-Licensure BSN Nursing Program has full approval by the Georgia Board of Nursing. The BSN program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

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 Georgia Board of Nursing | Georgia Secretary of State (

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN), 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400, Atlanta, GA 30326, (404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the BSN nursing program is continuing accreditation. View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at Search ACEN Accredited Nursing Programs (