Nursing is a health care sector profession focusing on the care of individuals, families and communities. Through the prevention of illness or injury, the alleviation of suffering and the facilitation of healing, those in the nursing profession seek to help patients achieve or maintain optimal health outcomes and
quality of life.

Degree Offerings


Students entering Augusta University directly from high school should apply as pre-nursing through the Office of Academic Admissions. Students who present an exemplary record should consider applying for the Nursing Scholars Program (NSP).  NSP students should complete the admissions application as a pre-nursing student.

 

BSN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

 
M

Minor in Gerontology

 
MSN

Master of Science in Nursing with a Major in Clinical Nurse Leader (for non-nurses/ pre-licensure)


 
MSN

Master of Science in Nursing with a Major in Clinical Nurse Leader - Post ADN Track

 
 
MSN

Master of Science in Nursing with a Major in Clinical Nurse Leader - Post BSN Track

 
Cert

Post-Master's Certificate in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

 
CERT

Post-Master's Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner


 
CERT

Post-Master's Certificate in Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

 
CERT

Post-Master's Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced Practice Nurse

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Concentration in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Concentration in Family Nurse Practitioner

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Concentration in Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Concentration in Nursing Anesthesia

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice with a Concentration In Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice - No Concentration

 
DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice - No Concentration; Nurse Executive Track


 
PhD

Doctor of Philosophy with a Major in Nursing