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What is 2+2?

Bachelors of Science of Nursing (BSN) Degree at the Columbia College of Nursing is an upper division, "2 plus 2" program. Students complete their first 60 required general education credits at accredited institutions of higher learning, which is often completed within two years. Upon successful completion, students then can be admitted to the nursing program at the Columbia College of Nursing, the final 60 nursing credits are completed for the BSN degree. With guaranteed clinical placements and no waiting lists, the majority of students complete the final 60 credits in two years.

Please contact our Admissions Specialist early in your prerequisite coursework, to ensure your completed coursework meets the transfer requirements. You are encouraged to plan ahead, in order to complete your degree within four years and start working as a nurse as soon as possible!