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Nursing Department

At UNG, you will have the opportunity to draw upon some of the most creative, qualified, and professional faculty in nursing and other related disciplines. In harmony with the university’s mission, our faculty is committed to excellence in teaching, research, clinical practice, and professional service. The resources available to you both on campus and at affiliated health care agencies support clinical practice, research, intellectual inquiry, and creative learning.

Bachelor’s Degrees may be started on any campus and can only be completed in Dahlonega or Gainesville (coded below).

Associate Degrees may be started on any campus except Dahlonega and can be completed in Gainesville and Oconee (coded below). Read about UNG internal transfer policies.

The campus designation code indicates that the degree can be completed on that campus or online, as indicated.

BBlue Ridge
CCumming
DDahlonega
GGainesville
OOconee
OnlineOnline

Bachelor's Degree(s)

Bachelor Degree Title Catalog Campus
B.S.N. Nursing (BSN) D G
B.S.N. Nursing (RN to BSN) D G Online

Graduate programs at UNG have different admission requirements, application deadlines and tuition rates.  Select a program name or its catalog listing to learn more about UNG’s graduate offerings.  Contact Graduate Studies if you have questions regarding the application process.

The campus designation code indicates that the degree can be completed on that campus or online, as indicated.

BBlue Ridge
CCumming
DDahlonega
GGainesville
OOconee
OnlineOnline
Program Name Catalog Campus
Master of Science with a major in Family Nurse Practitioner D
Post-Master's Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner D

Graduate programs at UNG have different admission requirements, application deadlines and tuition rates.  Select a program name or its catalog listing to learn more about UNG’s graduate offerings.  Contact Graduate Studies if you have questions regarding the application process.

The campus designation code indicates that the degree can be completed on that campus or online, as indicated.

BBlue Ridge
CCumming
DDahlonega
GGainesville
OOconee
OnlineOnline
Program Name Catalog Campus
Post-Master's Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner D

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate students who wish to apply should have a 2.75 GPA and pass the entrance exam.  Graduate students who wish to apply must possess a 2.75 undergraduate GPA and meet all entrance exam qualifications. 

Internships

Our department is continuously seeking internship opportunities for students who are interested in health informatics, clinical research and the medically underserved. 

Study Abroad Opportunities

The University of North Georgia has many study abroad opportunities.  Currently, our students travel to Bolivia, Dominican Republic and Uganda providing medical care to hundreds yearly. 

Service Learning

Students are engaged in a variety of service learning opportunities in the North Georgia area which include opportunities at community health centers, K-12 learning centers, as well as meeting the needs of refugees and immigrants. 

Announcements

2017 Celebration of Nursing Scholarship 5k

Sponsored by the Tau Psi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society &
Supporting the Kathleen Smith Spirit of Nursing Scholarship and the Parkinson’s Association
When: April 8, 2017 
Where: Dahlonega, GA 

Registration is now open! 

Students use the code student 10 to get $10 off
New Ghost Runner option, get the shirt but don't run


Nursing Information Sessions

Dahlonega Campus
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
4 p.m.-5 p.m.
HNS, room 137

Gainesville Campus
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
4 p.m. - 5 p.m.
CEPA, room 115

Program Updates

The Family Nurse Practitioner Professional Transitions sequence, RN with a non-nursing baccalaureate degree, is not accepting applications for the 2016-2017 academic year. 


The Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program, plus the LPN-Bridge track, is being discontinued at the University of North Georgia.


Beginning Fall 2014, the RN-BSN program will replace current nursing courses with courses that better align with the new BSN program. Both ONLINE or TRADITIONAL CLASSROOM options are offered to integrate instruction with generic BSN student courses.

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