Earn a Tulane Nursing Degree

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An Accelerated pathway to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Strengthening the pipeline of talented nurses in our city, state, and region is an urgent priority. In the coming years, demand for health care will continue to rise steeply, creating an opportunity for talented, outgoing students to become the next generation of caregivers. With a BSN from Tulane University, the opportunities for advancement and specialization in healthcare are endless.

What Makes Tulane Nursing Different?

Our focus is to serve the community

Our curriculum is built from the ground-up and will prepare graduates to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN®)

Tulane nurse in operating room

“Our program prepares nursing students to provide competent, team-based patient care with a commitment to community health outcomes fostered through immersion experiences.”


– Dr. Brenda M. Douglas, Dean of Nursing

Tulane’s accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing prepares you for licensure from the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) in less than a year and a half.


In your first semester, the 14-day community immersion preparation course provides training that enables you to actively contribute in the event of a disaster.


Our comprehensive classwork is mapped to new accreditation standards and provides 720 hands-on clinical practice hours and 90 skills lab hours.