Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing

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

Program: RN

School: Southern Connecticut State University

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 48 months

Admission Requirements

Upper division major with students completing liberal education program and nursing course prerequisite courses during the first two years. Application to the major is made during the spring semester of the 2nd year of study. At that time, at least 7 of the 11 nursing prerequisite courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C plus or better; applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0; applicants required to take the TEAS exam.

# of General Education Courses: 48

# of Nursing Courses: 53

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Admissions Page


Phone: (203) 392-7240

Articulation Model: Yes

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

New Student


Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $549 per credit

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

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 392-5222

Program Description

The Nursing Program at Southern Connecticut State University was established in 1969 . The undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program offers three curricula: a traditional four-year program, an accelerated career entry program for individuals holding a BA/BS degree in another field, and a flexible program designed for registered nurses from associate's degree and diploma programs. The degree requirements for a BSN degree includes 128 credits. Upon completion of the baccalaureate program, students become eligible to take the licensing examination for registered nurses. The Baccalaureate and Master's programs at SCSU are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington DC 20035, (202)887-6791.

Application Deadline

February 1st

Program Location

On-the-Ground Only

Campus Locations

SCSU Campus
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515