BSN Traditional Track


  • Center City Campus
  • Dixon Campus
  • College of Nursing

Degree Earned

  • Bachelor of Science

Program Length

2 Years

Program Information

Start Terms

Center City Campus: Fall
Dixon Campus: Fall


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Designed for individuals with no prior nursing education and no bachelor’s degree, Jefferson's fully accredited BSN program provides an educational foundation for professional nursing practice and graduate study in nursing. Emphasizing the relationship between academic and clinical experience, the program promotes continued intellectual inquiry.

Program Overview

The Traditional BSN option enrolls students who have completed their first two years of prerequisite work at another institution. Learn more about the program prerequisites and how to apply.

Application Process

JANUARY 15 - Traditional BSN Priority application deadline 

MAY 15 - Traditional BSN Final application deadline

Application Instructions


Students complete four semesters of nursing theory and clinical course work for a total of 67 credits. 

Jefferson Nursing students learn clinical skills in a risk-free, simulated-patient environment that is one of the nation’s leading centers of its kind. Combined with their clinical practice at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, our BSN students graduate with far more hours of clinical experience than is professionally required. 

Jefferson BSN graduates have consistently scored among the highest pass rates on the national licensure examination of all PA professional nursing programs.

Additional Locations

The BSN Traditional Track Program is currently available at both our Center City Philadelphia Campus in Philadelphia and  Dixon Campus in Horsham, PA.