Nursing B.S.N. Degree

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Nursing Degree

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

The nursing program at Crown College complements the college’s commitment to academic excellence by preparing highly qualified nursing professionals who practice Christian compassion and caring in a variety of global health care environments. Students who graduate with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) from Crown College are eligible to apply to take the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) for registered nurses.

Crown College nursing graduates rank high in passing the NCLEX-RN (National Council Licensure Examination), a nationwide examination for the licensing of nurses in the United States. In 2016, 86.67% of Crown’s graduating class passed the NCLEX-RN as first-time testers, making them highly competitive for new graduate positions within weeks of obtaining their BSN degree.

Nursing – Four Year Degree Plan

Nursing Student Handbook

BSN Application for 2017 (for students preparing to begin junior nursing courses fall 2017).

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Nursing Major (B.S.N.) Courses

Program Requirements


Christian Studies Core


I. Christian Studies - 24 Credits


General Education Core


II. General Education - 30 Credits


Major Core


Total - 131 Credits *


1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, ESL, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science electives from ANT, CSJ, ECO, ESL, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC. 

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core and Major Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 125 credits is reached.

Four-Year Suggested Program for the Nursing Major


Freshman Year


Fall Semester - 16 Credits


Spring Semester - 16 Credits


Sophomore Year


Fall Semester - 17 Credits


Departmental Acceptance


Students apply for departmental acceptance during their sophomore year spring semester. A minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA and completion of half of the Christian Service requirements are required for departmental admission in the Nursing major.

Junior Year


Fall Semester - 15 Credits


Senior Year




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