Bachelor of Science in Nursing

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With over 50 years experience training nurses, Brenau’s nursing program is devoted and designed toward helping students succeed. Our faculty are here to enhance your talents, so you are equipped to pursue a stable and fulfilling career in one of America’s fastest growing fields.

4 Semesters
Class Type

Student opportunities

  • Graduate with the tools to pursue a stable and fulfilling career
  • Receive quality instruction from a diverse group of professors with field experience 
  • Join the Brenau Association of Nursing students and be set up for leadership opportunities
  • Receive individualized attention with our 13:1 student-to-teacher ratio
  • Earn your degree through a program with more than 50 years experience in preparing nurses
  • Receive a strong undergraduate liberal arts education in a supportive environment
  • Have the option to study abroad in BY 151 International Field Biology and BY 340 Island Microcosms
  • Earn merit-based scholarships that can be renewed for four years as long as you meet the criteria

Applying as a freshman student

As a direct-entry Bachelor of Science in Nursing student, you’ll dive head-first into the field of nursing from your first semester at Brenau, gaining the knowledge and skills you need to provide the highest level of care to patients. Choose nursing as your program on your application.

Applying as a transfer student

As a transfer student, you will need to apply to Brenau and select the Health Science Pre-Nursing program. Once you’re accepted, you will receive our nursing school application, which you will need to complete and send to Jamie Cushway at After we receive your nursing school application, we will reach out with your next steps.

Coursework Overview

Visit the Brenau Catalog to view the coursework.


This program is approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Class Fees (in addition to tuition)

Class Fees
Semester 1
NG 315 Professional Nursing at Brenau University $110
NG 345 Foundations of Nursing Practice $270
NG 345L Foundations of Nursing Practice $265
NG324 Health Assessment $212
NG 324L Health Assessment $265
Semester 2
NG 306 Adult Health Nursing $235
NG 306C Adult Health Nursing $100
NG 308C Behavioral Health Nursing $100
Semester 3
NG 404 Maternity & Women’s Health Nursing $260
NG 404C Maternity & Women’s Health Nursing $250
NG 406C Child & Adolescent Health Nursing $100
Semester 4
NG 432 High Acuity Nursing $270
NG 432L High Acuity Nursing $100
NG 445C Transition to Prof Nsg $100
TOTAL Collected $2,637

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