Prospective Students

Applying to the School of Nursing


The Rutgers School of Nursing offers a number of pathways to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS). This program is designed for those looking to begin a career in nursing straight from high school, registered nurses wishing to obtain a baccalaureate degree, and Second Degree students with a bachelor's degree in a field other than nursing.

The baccalaureate degree program is offered on the Newark, New Brunswick, and Blackwood campuses. All campuses locations provide state-of-the-art learning resource centers and simulation labs.

Traditional Baccalaureate Program

Designed for high school students entering college or transfer students

Locations: Newark | New Brunswick | Blackwood
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Second Degree Baccalaureate Program

This 14-month, intensive program is designed for students with a bachelor's degree in a field other than nursing

Locations: Newark | New Brunswick
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RN to BS in Nursing

Designed for registered nurses obtaining a Bachelor's degree with a graduate degree option

Location: Online program
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School Nurse Certificate

A post-baccalaureate certificate program for registered nurses with a BA, BS or BSN and/or as a minor for RNs pursuing a baccalaureate degree.
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Graduate Programs

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