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
The ADN-BSN Program is a collaborative model for academic progression in Nursing between SF State School of Nursing and College of San Mateo. This program is designed for students who meet University general education and community partner degree requirements to earn both ADN and BSN degrees in two and a half years through full-time study. After completion of the ADN program, passing of the NCLEX exam and one last full time semester in the ADN-BSN Program, the student will receive a BSN degree from San Francisco State University School of Nursing.
This program will start in Fall 2019. Please visit the SF State Bulletin to learn more about this program. Details on admission will follow soon.
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.
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
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
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
Post Master's Certificate
This program is designed for California RNs with a master's or doctoral degree in nursing and desire to become a nurse practitioner.
Summer and Fall Entry Admission