Nursing BSN | Queens University of Charlotte

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Presbyterian School of Nursing

On Campus Online

Pursue your life’s work with a BSN, whether you already have a bachelor’s degree or are beginning your first.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Queens University of Charlotte is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Our nursing students have an interest in the sciences and possess the physical and emotional strength to tackle the everyday challenges within healthcare. We offer rich opportunities for personal and professional development through courses in the humanities as well as nursing.

Queens University of Charlotte offers three bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) tracks:  

  • Traditional BSN - Open to students completing their first bachelors or who hold a bachelors degree, students can start nursing courses in the fall or spring terms and complete the program in as few as four semesters. Students completing their first degree should be prepared to take additional courses to meet university graduation requirements. 
  • Accelerated BSN - Open only to students who currently hold a bachelors degree, this program starts in the summer (mid-May) and will take three semesters to complete - summer, fall and spring (one year).  
  • RN-BSN - Online, accelerated degree completioncurrently not accepting applications.  

As a traditional or accelerated nursing student, you will complete 58 hours of nursing courses and approximately 450 clinical hours in the areas of basic and advanced medical-surgical nursing, maternity, pediatrics and community health nursing. All courses take place on campus during daytime hours. 

Admission Dates & Deadlines

Admission into the BSN is competitive. Students submit a combined university and nursing application when the application is open. All application materials must be received by the application deadline, including transcripts from all schools attended regardless if they apply directly to the nursing application. It is suggested that applicants submit their application and all required material well in advance of the deadline to assure that the application packet is complete. Only completed applications will be reviewed. Decisions are released within six weeks following the deadline.

  Spring 2022 Traditional Track Summer 2022 Accelerated Track Fall 2022 Traditional Track
Application Opens July 21, 2021 December 7, 2021 December 7, 2021
Application Deadline September 10, 2021 February 1, 2022 March 1, 2022

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Virtual Nursing Information Sessions

Join the admissions team for a virtual nursing information session. These sessions are designed for anyone interested in learning more about the Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Queens University of Charlotte and will cover topics like program overviews, eligibility requirements, deadlines, and how to apply for these programs.

  • Monday, October 25 at 12:00 p.m. EST
  • Wednesday, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. EST
  • Monday, November 22 at 12:00 p.m. EST
  • Wednesday, December 8 at 12:00 p.m. EST

Register for a session!

Benefits of a Queens BSN

  • Convenience: Our campus is conveniently located in the heart of Charlotte, home to premier health care systems.

  • Support: Our partnerships with clinical agencies provide diverse learning opportunities that will support your professional and academic growth.
  • Expert Faculty: Our nurse educators are dedicated to your success and fulfillment. Meet your professors.

  • Results: The curriculum is designed to prepare you for the National Council Licensure Examination-RN (NCLEX-RN)® and provide a strong foundation for graduate studies. Your degree will provide a strong foundation for continuing your education through graduate studies in nursing.

Click here to access a list of states where Queens' BSN curriculum meets Registered Nurse licensure requirements.

Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid

Learn more about the cost of attendance, estimated additional fees, and financial aid opportunities for nursing students.

Completing Your Application

Click here to view the current PSON Student Handbook


If you have questions about our BSN program, we're happy to talk with you. Contact us at 704-337-2212 or

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