Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing

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

Program: RN

School: Sacred Heart University

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 48 months

Admission Requirements

Our baseline for acceptance into the Nursing Program requires a minimum GPA of 3.4, average of 1100 (Math/Reading Composite) on SAT or 24 ACT (if submitted, Test Optional) and four years of Math and Science courses in high school with appropriate grades in those courses.

# of General Education Courses: 16

# of Nursing Courses: 15

Website: Link to Sacred Heart University Admissions Page


Phone: (203) 371-7883

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

New Student

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: 1873.00

Tuition and Fees: Link to Sacred Heart University Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Sacred Heart University Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 371-7980

Program Description

Personal attention and interaction between the faculty and student is a major focus in the Davis and Henley College of Nursing. The majority of the Nursing faculty hold doctoral degrees or are certified nurse practitioners and are active professionals with state, national and international recognition. The faculty acts as advisors to students, beginning with pre-nursing freshman activities during the first year of study. Throughout the four years of study students are assisted in developing critical thinking skills and professional knowledge, skills and values. DHCON Nursing majors are provided access to online testing platforms to prepare them for the national examination from the beginning of the program.

DHCON students have access to state-of-the-art nursing laboratories that feature the highest fidelity manikins as well as current patient care equipment and technology. The DHCON simulation and skills laboratiries provide students the opportunity to practice and learn basic to advanced skills in a safe environment preparing for the high-acuity patients in the complex healthcare environment. The DHCON labs are open for the studetns daily as well as into the evening.


Application Deadline

December 15

Program Location

On-the-Ground Only

Campus Locations

Sacred Heart University Campus
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825