East Tennessee State University BSN


Basic Information: East Tennessee State University is located in Johnson City, Tennessee.  This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements

Must Dos: Students must apply to East Tennessee State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: The nursing program is five semesters long after completing prerequisite and general education courses.

Nursing Prerequisites: Students must be in progress or have completed all ETSU General Education courses* (or equivalent from a Transfer Institution) including the 4 Nursing Pre-requisite classes:  Anatomy and Physiology I and II (with labs), Intro to Microbiology (with lab), and Probability and Statistics. At least 3 of the 4 pre-requisite math/science classes must be  completed  prior to the application deadline.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.6.

Application Information: Application deadlines for the College of Nursing are October 1st for spring admission and February 1st for fall admission.  The application information for East Tennessee State University can be found here

Admission Tests: Students must take the TEAS V test.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: June 2018.