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School of Nursing

The College of Health Sciences offers an upper-division nursing degree major. It is built on a two-year core curriculum of Liberal Arts and Sciences, which provides the student with a knowledge base for personal growth and professional development. Professional nursing  education incorporates concepts and theories from the humanities and the natural, social, and behavioral sciences throughout the curriculum. The theoretical knowledge of nursing is presented in the classroom and utilized in practice laboratories and selected clinical facilities. 

The undergraduate nursing program is designed to satisfy the current educational requirements prescribed by the Georgia Board of Nursing. Upon successful completion of this program, the unlicensed graduate is eligible to apply for licensure as a registered professional nurse by examination. Approval for admission to the licensing examination and subsequent licensure of qualified applicants is granted by the Georgia Board of Nursing.

Georgia College & State University is seeking national accreditation for the Doctor of Nursing Practice program through the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) [One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530; Washington, DC 20036. Phone:  202-463-6930 ]. An on campus site visit was conducted on October 2-4, 2013.

The undergraduate nursing program at Georgia College has full approval by the Georgia Board of Nursing (237 Coliseum Drive, Macon, GA 31217-3858; Phone: 478-207-2440). The BSN and MSN programs are fully accredited through spring 2021 by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) (3343 Peachtree RD NE, STE 850, Atlanta, GA 30326; Phone: 404-975-5000).

The Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at Georgia College & State University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6791. 

 


Contact Information
School of Nursing
College of Health Sciences
Campus Box 63
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone 478-445-1076
Fax 478-445-1121
michelle.marks@gcsu.edu 


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ABOUT GEORGIA COLLEGE: Georgia College, the state's only Public Liberal Arts University, combines the educational experience expected at esteemed private liberal arts colleges with the affordability of public higher education. Its four colleges – arts and sciences, business, education and health sciences – provide 6,600 undergraduate and graduate students with an exceptional learning environment that extends beyond the classroom, including residential learning communities.

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