Bachelor of Science in Nursing

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program at the University of Minnesota will prepare you for a rewarding career in nursing and provide you with a strong foundation for a wide range of professional nursing opportunities.

Where do I begin?

Freshman AdmissionsFor high school students

Transfer Admissions: For current and former college students

Master of Nursing: Do you have a completed previous degree and want to pursue nursing? Check out our Master of Nursing accelerated prelicensure program.


One Program, Two Locations

One Program, Two Locations

The program is located both in the Twin Cities and Rochester.

  • Rochester: Students who transfer into the BSN program will be located in Rochester on the University of Minnesota-Rochester campus.

  • Twin Cities: Students directly admitted into the School of Nursing as freshmen are located on the Twin Cities campus.



The bachelor of science in nursing program at the University of Minnesota is accredited by the:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
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Washington, DC 20001