Nursing Admissions

Nursing at TWU!

Nurses are the backbone of the healthcare industry. At Tennessee Wesleyan University, we’re dedicated to educating the medical leaders of tomorrow.

Registered Nurses comprise one of the largest segments of the U.S. workforce as a whole and are among the highest paying large occupations. Nearly 55% of RNs worked in general medical and surgical hospitals according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Moreover, nurses comprise the largest component of the healthcare workforce, are the primary providers of hospital patient care, and deliver most of the nation's long-term care.

Start and Advance Your Nursing Career at TWU Fort Sanders


You’re ready to change the world, one patient at a time. Now, you have the flexibility of choosing an accelerated pathway that allows you to complete a BSN in as little as three years, or choose a traditional four-year pathway.


You’re already a great nurse, providing excellent care to your patients. But you’re ready to make a career move. If you desire better job opportunities, leadership possibilities, or graduate school, it’s time to turn your RN into a BSN.


The Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at Tennessee Wesleyan University will prepare students with the knowledge and skills to be an effective leader in the nursing profession and bring about innovation in nursing education.

Nurses are on the front lines of healthcare. They provide quality, caring service to patients everywhere, every day. The BS in Nursing from TWU prepares students to become sought after nurses.

TWU’s Partnership with the Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center

Tennessee Wesleyan partners with Covenant Health and Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. This partnership helps nursing students gain highly-specialized clinical experiences.

TWU’s nursing program at the Knoxville campus. Providing easy access to clinical sites and local healthcare facilities.

Traditional BSN Cost

Please visit the Tuition and Fees Page

Check out the True Cost Calculator to see your estimated merit award.

Traditional BSN Admissions Requirements

The minimum requirements for Traditional BSN admissions include:

-Science GPA of 2.75 or higher

-Wesleyan Essentials GPA of 2.75 or higher

-Applicants may only repeat sciences course prerequisites once prior to application to the nursing program

Click here to apply!

TWU Nursing Admissions will communicate regarding next steps!

TWU prepares students with the transformative experience and to be well-rounded leaders who make a positive impact on the world.

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