Traditional BSN (Direct Entry)

3-Year and 4-Year Plan

Undergraduate students seeking their first college degree

  • Application completion deadline: 11/1 (preferred)

Transfer Nursing

Spring and Fall Entry Points

Undergraduate students transferring from their current school to William Jewell College

  • Spring application completion deadline: 8/31
  • Fall application completion deadline: 5/31

Accelerated Track Nursing

Spring and Summer Entry Points

For people with a Bachelor’s Degree in a different field who want to earn a BSN as a second degree

  • Spring application completion deadline: 8/31
  • Summer application completion deadline: 3/1

RN to BSN Online Program

Spring, Summer and Fall Entry Points

For people with an Associate’s Degree in Nursing who want to earn a BSN


Located just 15 miles from the heart of Kansas City, William Jewell College provides an individualized learning experience that prepares future nurses with the critical thinking skills they need to be successful nurse leaders. Begin the journey to a career of helping others in a program designed to offer you the widest possible variety of clinical experiences, personalized atmospheres, and the ability to enjoy a full college experience while preparing to join the most trusted and compassionate profession in America.

A Distinctive Experience

  • Learn patient care among our 27 clinical hospital and care facility affiliates
  • Receive personalized instruction in a small-school atmosphere, and clinical cohorts of six students
  • Prepare for NCLEX success with a comprehensive program and a dedicated NCLEX Success Coordinator

Select the track that matches your approach. Contact your counselor, submit your application, schedule a visit, and download information on the experiences you’ll have in our program.