Dr. Betty H. Olinger, Chair
School of Nursing Kentucky State University
400 E Main St 2nd Fl BWHC
Frankfort, Ky 40601
The School of Nursing (SoN Philosophy) provides two accredited nursing programs. A pre-licensure, Associates Degree in Nursing and a RN-BSN program for registered nurses who want to complete the course requirements to obtain a Bachelors Degree of Science in Nursing. Information on both programs can be found below. If you have additional questions please call 502-597-5957.
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Students admitted to the university may be classified to one of the following major categories for nursing:
Nursing Associates (NUA): Nursing student who has met admission requirements and enrolled in the pre-licensure, Associate Degree Nursing Program.
Nursing Registered (NUR): A registered nurse admitted to the RN-BSN who meets admission requiremments for the Bachelors of Science in Nursing. Must be a liscensed registered nurse who is able to practice nursing in Kentucky.
- Nursing Pre-admission (NUP): University students who are not directly admitted to the pre-licensure, Associate Degree program but are actively taking support and liberal studies courses required in the nursing curriculum.