Nursing Affiliation Agreement

Program Description

Gettysburg College has a partnership for priority consideration in the application process with the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing (JHUSON) for the following programs:

  • 4 year-13 month: Summer-Entry Accelerated Program
    • 4 years at Gettysburg College: students complete the Gettysburg Curriculum, the courses for their selected major, and the JHUSON required prerequisites
    • 13 months at JHUSON: students complete accelerated nursing coursework
    • Students receive a BA or BS degree in their selected major from Gettysburg College and a BS degree with a major in nursing from JHUSON.
  • 4 year-17 month: Fall-Entry Accelerated Program
    • 4 years at Gettysburg College: students complete the Gettysburg Curriculum, the courses for their selected major, and the JHUSON required prerequisites
    • 17 months at JHUSON: students complete accelerated nursing coursework
    • Students receive a BA or BS degree in their selected major from Gettysburg College and a BS degree with a major in nursing from JHUSON.

For more information about these programs, please visit the JHUSON website or contact Kristi Waybright, the Health Professions Office Administrator (kwaybrig@gettysburg.edu; 717-337-6020).


Program Requirements

In order to be a candidate for these programs, an applicant must maintain an overall 3.20 GPA and complete the following courses with a B or better:

Subject

Courses

Gettysburg College 

 Human Anatomy and Physiology

2

 HS 209 and HS 210

 Microbiology

1

 BIO 230

 Nutrition

1

 HS 230

Human Growth and Development through the Lifespan

1

 PSYCH 229

Statistics

1

 BIO 260 or MATH 107 or PSYCH
205 or HS 232