Degree Programs & Admissions

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Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

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Prelicensure program for entry into the nursing profession. The BSN program is open to California residents who are not registered nurses. Applicants may be: SF State students, transfer students, or others who seek a second baccalaureate degree. Upon completion of the program, students are prepared and eligible to take the national licensing exam to become a registered nurse (NCLEX-RN).

Fall and Spring Entry Admissions 

Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing RN-BSN

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Advanced placement for registered nurses without a baccalaureate degree. Applicants must be eligible for Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California. Prior to enrolling in clinical nursing courses, must be licensed as an RN in California or be exempt by virtue of military status.

Spring Entry Admission is Suspended at This Time. Please Continue to Check Our Website for Update.

SF State/Sequoia Baccalaureate Nursing Program

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Same as the regular BSN program but the SF State/Sequoia program is held at Cañada College in Redwood City, California.

This Program is in the Process to Change Name to Accelerated BSN Program and is Expected to Start in Summer 2019. Details Will Follow Soon.

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Graduate Programs

Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing

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This prelicensure program is designed for students who possess a non-nursing bachelor’s degree and are seeking to enter the nursing profession. Graduates will earn a BSN and MSN degree.

Fall Entry Admission

Accelerated Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing

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This two year full-time cohort-based program, which includes summer sessions, is designed for students who possess a non-nursing bachelor’s degree and are seeking to enter the nursing profession. Graduates will earn a BSN and MSN degree.

Spring Entry Admission

Master of Science in Nursing

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California RNs with bachelor's degrees in nursing with specialty options in administration, adult acute care, pediatrics, women's health, public/community health, or family nurse practitioner.

Fall Entry Admission 

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Post Master's Certificate

Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate

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This program is offered for California RNs with a master's or doctoral degree in nursing and desire to become a nurse practitioner.

Summer Entry Admission