The Admissions Office at Georgia Baptist College of Nursing of Mercer University processes undergraduate and graduate nursing applications. Online applications are available for the undergraduate program, the master's program, as well as the doctoral programs.
Prelicsenure BSN Track
Essential Requirements for Completion of Prelicensure Baccalaureate Nursing Program
Designed for career-changers, our ABSN program consists of three semesters of full-time study, making it possible to earn a BSN degree in as few as 12 months. In order to be eligible for this accelerated program, a non-nursing bachelor’s degree is required. Three start dates are offered each year in fall (August), spring (January), and summer (May).
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For more information, visit: https://absn.mercer.edu/absn-admissions/
The RN-BSN track accepts students for fall, spring, and summer.
- Fall Semester- July 15
- Spring- December 1
- Summer April 15
RN-BSN Completion Track
The MSN program is accepting applications for fall, spring and summer for the Family Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, and Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner.
Application Deadlines (ROLLING ADMISSIONS):
- Fall- July 25
- Spring - December 1
- Summer - April 15
The BSN to DNP program accepts applications year round for a fall semester start.
The BSN to DNP application for fall 2019 is currently open. Click here to apply
- For Registered Nurses who completed a BSN degree program and desire to complete a DNP with an AGPCNP certification. Full-time students earn a MSN at semester seven, which prepares them to meet requirements to take the Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner certification examination offered by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) or the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB).
BSN to DNP with Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
The DNP program accepts applications year round for a fall semester start.
The DNP application for fall 2019 is currently open. Click here to apply
The PhD program accepts applications year round for a fall semester start.
The application for fall 2019 is OPEN. Click here to apply
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) program
Applications to the certificate programs are accepted year round for a fall semester start.
The fall 2019 application for the Adult-Gerontology Acute Care NP, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care NP, and Family Nurse Practitioner post-master's certificate is OPEN. Click here to apply