Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA 30144

Kennesaw State University (KSU) is a public research university with two main campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, Georgia. These cities are suburbs of Atlanta, giving students close access to one of the largest metro areas in the South. Kennesaw is an interesting city and one of the only places to have a mandatory firearm law. KSU is one of the largest universities in Georgia, with over 35,000 students. It is also part of the University System of Georgia. KSU offers 52 undergrad degrees and 21 graduate degrees through its 13 colleges, including the WellStar College of Health and Human Services.

WellStar College of Health and Human Services is the largest nursing program in northern Georgia and offers several nursing programs for those who want to become registered nurses. The traditional and accelerated BSN programs give students the chance to work in real healthcare settings, including the Atlanta VA Medical Center, Bethesda Community Clinic, and other local facilities. The accelerated program is only for students who already have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution in the United States. Along with BSN programs, the college offers an MSN program for those who want to specialize in the Primary Care Nurse Practitioner field and is designed to be completed in two years.


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LevelLess than 2 year
Business ModelFor Profit
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Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (PhD)
  5. Accelerated BSN
  6. RN to BSN

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Kennesaw State University

North Georgia College & State University
48.11 miles away
Macon State College
97.73 miles away
Middle Georgia College
134.83 miles away
Fortis College-Montgomery
149.43 miles away
Augusta State University
151.84 miles away
Georgia Health Sciences University
153.76 miles away


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Curtis G. Hames Nursing Scholarship

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Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Rd
Kennesaw, GA 30144

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