The Bachelor of Science in Nursing with the Great Commission Minor is a baccalaureate 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 (RSSON) 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.

Admissions Criteria

  • Completion of all pre-requisite courses with a grade of C- or higher
  • Acceptance to RSSON BSN program (additional application for RSSON admission)
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher


192797_CCNE_logoThe baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Truett McConnell University is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education,