2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog Academic Catalog

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Nursing

UW-Green Bay offers a number of paths to a nursing career.

Nurse 1-2-1 (Collaboration between UW-Green Bay and NWTC)

Earn a four year nursing degree through the combined resources of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC) and the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (UW-Green Bay).  Students attend year 1 at UW-Green Bay, years 2 and 3 at NWTC, and obtain an Associate’s Degree in Nursing. In the final year, year 4, students attend UW-Green Bay and obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. For more information about this program, visit the Nurse 1-2-1 website at http://www.uwgb.edu/nursing/

RN to BSN Program

This program is designed for Registered Nurses (RN) who hold an Associate Degree in Nursing to complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). To participate in this program, students must have a current RN license in any state or be in an Associate Degree in Nursing Program, and meet grade point average requirements.  The RN to BSN program also provides opportunities for students to take courses online or in-person.  For more information about this program, visit the RN to BSN Program website.  You may also contact the RN to BSN office at nursing@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2826.

General Courses and Transfer

Students can begin their general studies with one or two years at UW-Green Bay and transfer to another nursing program. Students are advised to consult with their transfer school of choice regarding requirements, transfer information, and advising assistance before beginning course work at UW-Green Bay. Other nursing programs include UW System nursing programs at Oshkosh, Milwaukee, Madison, and Eau Claire, or various private institutions in Wisconsin. Locally, for example, nursing students of Bellin College in Green Bay can complete their general education requirements at UW-Green Bay through a dual-enrollment arrangement.