Program Director
Brandy Jackson

Program Office
541 Ahlberg Hall

Program Details
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Application is no longer available.

Spring 2019 application will be available December 1, 2018

Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Accelerated Option

 The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Accelerated degree program at Wichita State University offers Kansas' only accelerated nursing program at a state university. Wichita State's School of Nursing programs help qualified students become qualified nurses in only 13 months.

Key Program Features

  • Receive degree sooner. The BSN-Accelerated option is a compressed program that can be completed in 13 months.
  • Earn professional qualification. Students completing this program are qualified for entry-level nursing positions in all healthcare settings as well as graduate level study.
  • Receive national preparation. The BSN-Accelerated degree prepares students to take the national RN licensing exam and become registered nurses.
  • Receive full coursework and clinical experience. This program encompasses the same amount of coursework and clinical experience as our traditional program, but in a compressed time frame.

Program Facts

Program Entry Point Summer
Program Length 13 months
Study Plan Options Full-time (Days, Nights, Weekends)
Application Period December 1 - February 1
Application Deadline February 1st
Application Available Devember 1st
Professional Curriculum Begins Every May
Class Size 30
Application Ratio 1.5 : 1
Minimum GPA to apply 3.0 on all college-level coursework; minimum grades of "C/2.0" in all prerequisite coursework
Minimum GPA to graduate 2.0 in all college work
Examinations Required TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills)