The STEP Program
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RN to BSN in 1 year!

  • An online baccalaureate completion program for students currently licensed as Registered Nurses
  • Available through the use of Internet and clinical projects
  • Complete in one year of study once all prerequisite and general studies course requirements are completed


Admissions Requirements/Procedure

Entrance into the upper division of nursing requires that the student has

  • Been admitted to Jacksonville State University with all current transcripts on file
  • Unencumbered current registered nurse license in the United States
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA on prerequisite courses
  • Completion of all prerequisite and general studies coursework with a "C" or better
  • Evidence of successful completion of an United States accredited diploma or associate degree nursing program

Deadline for Admission to the STEP program:

  • Fall Semester- Deadline is August 1st
  • Spring Semester- Deadline is December 1st
  • Summer Semester- Deadline is April 1st

To request an application to JSU contact:
Jacksonville State University
Office of Admissions
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, Alabama 36265-1602

1-800-231-5291
256-782-5268

On-line Undergraduate Admission

STEP Curriculum

STEP Application

For academic advisement or information specific to
nursing contact:
Jacksonville State University
Ms. Tammy Johnson, BS, MPA
Director of Students Services for the STEP and Master's Program
College of Nursing
700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, Alabama 36265-1602

1-800-231-5291
(256) 782-5423
Fax: (256) 782-5430

e-mail: tjohnson@jsu.edu