Nursing Department

If you want to find a career that strikes a balance between caring for others and sound scientific knowledge, consider a nursing degree from George Fox University. Our nursing programs prepare you to work in a variety of health care settings, including hospitals, clinics, research facilities, and diverse community settings.

The goal of the School of Nursing is to develop competent, professional nurses who will:

  • Be imitators of Christ
  • Serve as leaders in providing holistic health care to a global community
  • Foster an attitude of lifelong learning
  • Be prepared for graduate education

The baccalaureate degree in nursing at George Fox University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org) and is approved by the Oregon State Board of Nursing.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at George Fox University meets the educational requirements for professional RN licensure in all 50 US states and the following jurisdictions:

States and jursidictions information
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Guam
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Northern Marietta Islands
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
US Virgin Islands
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

 

Note: The educational requirements for professional RN licensure requirements for American Samoa cannot be determined at the time of the last review.

Reviewed: August 2020 and will be reviewed annually

For specific state and/or jurisdiction requirements, please use the following link: https://www.ncsbn.org/14730.htm