Program at a Glance

Program Type
2-year Associate Degree
Area of Study
College & University Transfer
Learning Options
100% online, accelerated
100% online
Est. Program Cost
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Transfer with a Pre-Bachelor of Science in Nursing From Germanna

The Pre-BSN Specialization prepares you for entry into a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program—at a much lower cost than a traditional four-year degree.

Why Choose Germanna

When completed concurrently with the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree at Germanna, you can complete the first three years of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree prior to transfer, ultimately fast-tracking your educational journey. This curriculum also provides a program of study for those preparing to apply to the Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree program at Germanna.

Career Options with a Pre-BSN Degree

In-Demand Jobs:

  • Registered Nurses: Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.
  • Critical Care Nurses: Provide specialized nursing care for patients in critical or coronary care units. 

Salary Expectations

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Transferring After Germanna

Visit our Transfer Services page to learn more about transferring after Germanna. Explore over 45 partner colleges and universities and review Germanna's guaranteed admission agreements.

What You'll Learn

In-Demand Skills:

  • Patient care
  • Health promotion
  • Safety and quality within healthcare
Course Highlights
BIO 101: General Biology I
PSY 230: Developmental Psychology
BIO 141: Human Anatomy and Physiology I

Courses may vary from semester to semester. Please consult the college catalog for the most up-to-date information.

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We’re thinking differently at Germanna and shaping an entirely new approach to career-focused education. Our faculty has extensive teaching experience and can break down complex concepts as you gain more knowledge of the field.
Work Experience
Work experience can help you identify areas of opportunity for advancement. At Germanna, education and training are available for any stage of your career.
Technical Training
Technical training and career-based certificates can further develop the specific job skills you need to advance in your current job or change careers.
Associate's Degree
Our associate degrees can prepare you for entry-level careers, professional certifications, and successful transfer to a four-year school.
College Transfer
Transfer your Germanna credits to top Virginia four-year schools including UMW, VCU, and Hampton U through our guaranteed transfer agreements.
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