College of Pharmacy and Health SciencesQueens Campus
Within the context of our Catholic and Vincentian traditions, the B.S. in Nursing program offers students a stellar academic education that prepares graduates for licensure and entry into the nursing profession.
St. John’s University’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Nursing is a four-year program that provides education and instruction to achieve your goal of becoming a registered professional nurse.
The B.S. in Nursing program offers the following:
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In addition to the University requirements, the following are needed for nursing program consideration.
No transfer students are considered at this time.
For more information, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
Office of Undergraduate Admission
8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY 11439
College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Department of Clinical Health Professions
In clinical settings
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of registered nurses is projected to grow nine percent from 2020 to 2030.
You will be matched within a network of partner hospitals and healthcare agencies for clinical rotations in your junior and senior years. During your rotation, you will experience specialty nursing care in various healthcare settings supported by the direct supervision of a nursing faculty member in a large teaching hospital or a small community agency. Our partners include:
Through quality teaching, scholarship, and practice, we seek to develop within our students a passion for lifelong learning and service to all, especially those in underserved communities.
Nursing is both an art and a science. It is a learned profession based on an understanding of the human condition across the lifespan, and the relationship of a client with others and within an ever-changing environment. As an art, nursing is concerned with caring for the person from a holistic perspective in a variety of health-related situations.
Nurses play a key role in health promotion and disease prevention. By means of clinical inquiry, research, and an environment that fosters learning and expert practice, we strive to add to the body of knowledge that supports and improves quality nursing care.
Informed by the vision to accomplish our mission, and in accordance with the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN)’s The Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice, the nursing curriculum for the undergraduate prelicensure program provides educational opportunities to enable graduates to
The four-year nursing prelicensure program is designed for undergraduate students with no previous experience in professional nursing.
Students in the nursing major are required to complete the following core courses.