San Francisco State University BSN

San Francisco State University BSN Nursing School


Basic Information: San Francisco State University is located in San Francisco, California.  There are usually 600-700 applicants to the program with only 60-80 applicants accepted.  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 San Francisco State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: This program takes two years to complete.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab, Microbiology with Lab, Written Communication, Oral Communication, Critical Thinking, and Statistics.  At least seven of the eight prerequisite courses must be completed when applying.  Prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.0 or better.

Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  The application information for San Francisco State University can be found here

Admission Tests:  Students must complete the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

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