Nursing (ELMSN) Entry-Level Master of Science in Nursing Full-Time Program

Health Sciences
> Nursing
North Atlanta
Graduate, Master's Degree

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Our application deadline is just around the corner, contact us today at to secure your spot. Our admissions are based on a first come, first served basis.

Start the path toward your new career by completing your Master of Science in Nursing in 20 months. This 75-credit program is designed for students who already hold a bachelor’s degree in a different discipline and want to quickly dive into the healthcare field. Students will receive an advanced foundation of knowledge and skills, so they can provide compassionate, evidence-based care to patients.

Five semesters, accelerated
North Atlanta
Class Type

Student Opportunities

  • Leave as an entry-level nurse ready to serve in a variety of health care settings
  • Practice care in advanced simulation labs
  • Gain clinical experience with Brenau’s network of healthcare partners
  • Graduate with a master’s instead of a second bachelor’s degree
  • Receive one-on-one instruction from professors with field experience

Admissions Document Requirements

  • All college transcripts
  • Bachelor’s degree in another field from regionally accredited university or international equivalent

Admissions GPA Requirements

  • 3.0 minimum GPA from all college transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum science GPA earned in the last 15 years
  • Minimum score of 75 on HESI Nursing Admissions Test

Additional Admissions Requirements

  • Criminal background check
  • Drug screening test

Not sure if you qualify? Apply anyway.

Everyone is evaluated on all admission criteria. However, we may consider those who don’t meet all the requirements, but display talent and experience suitable for admission. If you’re hesitant about your credentials, we encourage you to give it a shot anyway. You may end up being a perfect fit. Contact us today at

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