Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Why a Wayne State BSN?
A BSN is the first step toward expanding your career options and addressing health challenges in urban communities. Here, you'll have access to expert faculty and a world-class education here in Detroit. Our graduates consistently pass the state licensure exam at a rate substantially higher than the national and Michigan averages, and go on to transform urban health.
Designed for nursing students pursuing their first bachelor's degree. Admission to the College of Nursing begins following freshman year.
BSN Direct Admit for Freshmen
Designed for students pursuing a bachelor of nursing, this program provides direct admission to the College of Nursing as a freshman.
BSN Second Career/Degree
Designed for students with a bachelor's in another discipline who are pursuing a career in nursing.
BSN for Veterans
Designed for U.S. military veterans as they transition from active service and pursue a nursing career.
Director of Undergraduate Nursing Programs
Erik Carter PhD, MS, ACNS-CCNS, CCRN-K, PHN
Academic Services Officers
Amanda Palma, MSEd
- Workforce diversity
- Current BSN direct admit for freshmen students
- BSN for veterans students
Chelsea Smith, MA
- BSN second career/degree students
- RN-to-BSN students
- Graduate students
Brittany Thomas, MEd
- Traditional BSN students