Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing

Degree Option: Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing - BS/BSN

Program: RN

School: Western Connecticut State University

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 48 months

Admission Requirements

Must be University Admitted.  There are 8 rerequisites courses to complete. BIO 105/106 (A&P I & II), CHE 120/121 (Survey of Chemistry I & II), PSY100/SOC 100, Writing Intensive Level 2, and Interpersonal Communications.  Sciences cannot be more than 5 years old. Sciences must be C+ or higher.  GPA minimum of 3.0 in order to apply.  Applications for nursing are due by first Monday in February to start nursing sequence for the following Fall. We look at all academic history. Please see Undergraduate Catalog for additional details. 

Direct Admit Option: Please see Kaleigh Cragan; admissions couselor for Nursing ( for details. Incoming Freshman Option. 

# of General Education Courses: 17

# of Nursing Courses: 13

Website: Link to Western Connecticut State University Admissions Page


Phone: (203) 837-9000

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: Yes

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Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing - BS/BSN

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $560.00

Tuition and Fees: Link to Western Connecticut State University Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Western Connecticut State University Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 837-8580

Program Description

To complete the nursing sequence, will take 3 years.  Nursing classes begin once accepted to the program. Nursing starts in sophomore year. We have excellent pass rates on the National Council Licensure Exam (NCLEX). Range of pass rates was 92.4% to 100%. Class sizes are small. We have excellent job placement after graduation.

Application Deadline

pre-nursing is rolling admissions

Program Location

Blended of online and on-the-ground

Campus Locations

Main School Address
181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810