Southern Connecticut State University

College Type: Four or more years, Public

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BSN Program

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 91.67%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Southern Connecticut State University as reported by Connecticut state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 91 84.11
2011 93 91.6
2010 91 91.16

Masters Program

The Southern Connecticut State University Master of Science Degree is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

The program offers specializations in three different tracks Family Nurse Practitioner, Nursing Education and Clinical Nurse Leader.

The Family Nurse Practitioner and Nurse Educator tracks both consist of 45 to 48 credits that include 24 credits of core courses, 18 credits of role preparation and 6 credits of thesis advisement or 3 credits of a special project.

The Clinical Nurse Leader track consists of 42 credits made up of 24 credits of core courses and 12 credits of clinical courses in addition to a special project or a thesis.

Admission Requirements:

  1. Successfully complete a baccalaureate program in nursing from an accredited college or university
  2. Minimum of a 3.0 quality point ratio in baccalaureate program
  3. Current, valid and unencumbered license to practice as a Registered Nurse
  4. Two professional letters of recommendation from and academic and a professional referee
  5. Written statement
  6. Successfully complete undergraduate courses in health assessment, statistics and nursing research methods
  7. Interview with the Department of Nursing  

Admissions to the program are accepted on a rolling basis. Students accepted into the program are required to complete the program within six years from enrollment in the first graduate course. 
 

 

Program accreditations: CCNE

Masters programs offered at this school:

MSN

Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

Accelerated BSN Program

State board of nursing approval: Fully Approved
Average NCLEX RN passrate (3 years): 97.67%
Average number of students tested annually: -
Program accreditations: CCNE
Available Study Options
Fulltime Parttime On Campus Online Hybrid Weekend Evening

School's NCLEX RN Passrate History

Annual NCLEX RN passrate data and the number of students who took the exam at Southern Connecticut State University as reported by Connecticut state board of nursing.

Passrate (%)
Year Students Tested School National Avg
2012 93 84.11
2011 100 91.6
2010 100 91.16

Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515