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Norfolk State University
Department of Nursing Programs

NSU's Traditional Nursing Bachelor’s Degree (BSN) is a highly competitive pre-licensure program that prepares students as generalists in the practice of professional nursing. Upon graduation, you will be eligible to take the National Council Licensing Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX–RN).


Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree has two tracks: a traditional track for individuals with non-nursing degree, and an RN to BSN track for individuals who have earned an associate degree or diploma in nursing. Graduates of the Bachelor's Programs are prepared as generalists in the practice of professional nursing. Upon graduation from the pre-licensure programs, individuals are eligible to take the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX-RN) for Registered Nurses.

(RN to BSN) Online Track Program

NSU's RN to BSN Online Program is a highly competitive post-licensure program that prepares students as community leaders and lifelong learners in the practice and scholarship of professional nursing. Upon graduation, you will be eligible for career and educational advancements.  

 

Clinical Affiliates

Norfolk State University utilizes a variety of settings for the clinical education experience.  Some of the affiliated agencies where clinical learning occurs include Sentara Healthcare facilities, Chesapeake Regional Medical Center, Bon Secours Health System, Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters, and Hampton VA Medical Center.  RN-BSN program is delivered in an asynchronous online format to provide a convenient, professional method to expand your education and career opportunities.

Career Opportunities

NSU Nursing Graduates are leaders in the community and globally as:

  • Nurse Entrepreneurs
  • Nurse Case Managers
  • Nurse Researchers
  • Nurse Educators

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