Nursing Degree

You're ready for a nursing career. Explore our bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN).

This Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree offers a 16-month program for qualified students in a blended on-campus and online format. Be prepared for an impactful career in nursing!

How do I enroll in the Nursing Degree Program?

Your steps to apply for the nursing degree program depend on what kind of student you are. Choose your path and learn about steps to apply and prerequisites.

I'm a high school student

I'm a transfer student

I'm a post-baccalaureate student

I'm a current/returning Northwestern student

Our nursing program is unique:

  • A blended learning format—both face-to-face and online learning

  • A Christ-centered approach to service and care—combine your faith with your career

  • Inter-professional collaboration—interact with health care professionals in class

  • Clinical immersions—gain focused experience with cross-cultural and population-based learning opportunities

A Rewarding Career

"Nursing is a spiritual calling and a rewarding professional career. If you want to serve and make a difference in the health care field, I invite you to consider nursing at Northwestern."

Ginger Wolgemuth,Ph.D., R.N.

Chair, Department of Nursing