Nursing & Health Sciences

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BSN Basic Track Pre-Licensure Baccalaureate program

Program Overview

The pre-licensure Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program is a four semester program. Students apply during their last semester of prerequisite coursework (see the Suggested Course Sequence Plan below).

If you are already a licensed RN and want to pursue your BSN, look at our RN-BSN track option.

The BSN program has a state-of-the-art simulation and skills lab, in addition to an excellent history of graduating clinically competent nursing students. Clinical experiences start in the first semester of the nursing program. NCLEX scores exceed national averages and our average class size is 40-45 students. Clinical preceptorship placements available in Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Utah, and Colorado.

For a deeper look into our programs and policies, please see our Student Handbook.

Nursing & Health Sciences Scholarships


Nursing and health science scholarships available through the Financial Aid Office at Lewis-Clark State College.

Nursing & Health Sciences Scholarships

Military Scholarship Applicants

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Navy's Medical Enlisted Commissioning Program & the Airman Education and Commissioning Program offers active duty personnel the chance to earn a commission while completing their BSN.

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Lewis-Clark State College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, ( and approved by the Idaho Board of Nursing.