Bachelors of Science in Nursing – Flagstaff
NAU’s Bachelors of Science in Nursing program is a four-and-a-half year program, that will teach students to provide care for individuals, families, and communities in a variety of urban, rural, and culturally diverse settings. During the BSN program you will learn the tools for a successful nursing career, along with hands-on curriculum and many different programs that are available within NAU’s Nursing Department. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN), and begin their rewarding career in healthcare.
The Flagstaff BSN Program is on the main campus with a variety of clinical experiences throughout northern Arizona. This program admits 30 students each fall (August) & and spring (January) semester.
You are required to travel to sites throughout the state for clinical coursework and will be responsible for travel and lodging expenses. Be aware that clinical experiences may involve several weeks of 3-5 days per week at statewide sites. You will need to plan your family and work commitments accordingly.
To receive a bachelor’s degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete at least 120 units of credit that minimally includes a major, the liberal studies requirements, and university requirements as listed below.
- All of Northern Arizona University’s liberal studies, diversity, junior-level writing, and capstone requirements.
- All requirements for your specific academic plan(s).
- At least 30 units of upper-division courses, which may include transfer work.
- At least 30 units of coursework taken through Northern Arizona University, of which at least 18 must be upper-division courses (300-level or above). This requirement is not met by credit-by-exam, retro-credits, transfer coursework, etc.
- A cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on all work attempted at Northern Arizona University.
Graduates of the Traditional BSN program are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN), and begin their rewarding career in healthcare.
Getting ready to apply? Review the School of Nursing admissions process.