The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree with the required Great Commission Minor is a four-year program designed to develop graduates who advance the profession of nursing and have a global impact on healthcare by modeling moral leadership and evidence-based practice, utilizing critical thinking and communication skills, and embodying the character and servanthood of Jesus Christ.
Graduates of the Rielin & Salmen School of Nursing will gain a variety of clinical experiences in multiple practice sites and work with indigent and vulnerable populations as well as become eligible to take the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN), which is a requirement to practice as a professional registered nurse.
- Completion of all pre-requisite courses
- Acceptance to nursing program (additional application for admission)
- GPA of at least 3.0
- A grade of B or higher in MA 101, BI 212, and BI 213
AREAS OF STUDY
- Adult health
- Health assessment
- Maternal health
- Mental health
- Vulnerable Populations and Global Health
- Pediatric health
- Correctional nursing
- Faith-based / Parrish nursing
- Forensic nursing
- Home health nursing
- Hospice nursing
- Hospital nursing
- Occupational health nursing
- School nursing
Truett McConnell University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing.
The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Truett McConnell University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation.
Dr. Toni O. Barnett, Dean of Rielin-Salmen School of Nursing and Professor of Nursing
706-865-2134, ext. 6000
“Every time we come into class, no matter which professor it is, we always begin with a devotion and prayer. We have become a family.”
-Kaitlyn Byrd (BN ’18)
“Everything has led to this, and it didn’t let me down. There is no doubt in my mind that this is what God has called me to do. I have been so blessed to have this opportunity.” – Dallas
“I contacted the School of Nursing, and the rest is history. I truly feel that I did not choose Truett McConnell University, but that God chose it for me. For this, I will always be thankful.” – Michele
“Truett McConnell has made it possible to treat my profession as my mission field. This school has a God-filled atmosphere, where I can learn about my nursing future spiritually, mentally, emotionally, and physically.” – Anonmymous