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Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Graduates of the Baptist College nursing baccalaureate degree program have an outstanding track record in the workplace. Employers seek out our nursing graduates because they are well prepared with the knowledge, skills and confidence to become a leader in the nursing profession.

Two options for attaining the bachelor of science in nursing degree are available:

At Baptist College, students will experience:

  • Personal, one on one instruction from exceptional nursing faculty
  • An innovative teaching environment incorporating traditional classroom education with simulated clinical experience.
  • Rich clinical experience that provides you with first-hand training in the most advanced scientific and medical concepts
  • A collaborative learning environment that includes strong mentoring, tutoring and academic support
  • A safe, friendly campus environment
  • Integration of the baccalaureate nursing program with the Baptist Health Care system

Upon successful completion of the nursing program, non-licensed graduates are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensing Examination to achieve the title of licensed registered nurse.



The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (655 K Street NW Suite 750, Washington, DC 20001, 202-887-6791).

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The baccalaureate nursing degree program is also approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing (227 French Landing, Suite 300, Heritage Place, Metro Center, Nashville, TN 37243, 1800-778-4123).