Prepare students to be professional nurses who think critically and analytically as they encounter complex health care issues and a wide variety of client needs.

School of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Program Type

Three-year, full-time program preceded by one year of prerequisite courses. Transfer students begin the program on the Rochester campus.

Biological, Environmental, & Health Sciences
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This major has an entrance requirement, which means you need to take additional action before declaring the major. (Additional requirements may include, but are not limited to: higher minimum GPA, prerequisite courses, personal statement, audition, portfolio review, etc.).

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NOTE: current U of M Twin Cities students who apply to transfer into the BSN program will be located in Rochester on the University of Minnesota-Rochester campus.

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Learning Abroad in this Major

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