Grand Canyon BSN in Tucson?

  1. Hi! Does anyone know anything about this program in Tucson? It looks like it is fairly new. I can't find any info about it on the GCU website.

    Is anyone in the program? Or does anyone have a link (other than this one) that would offer more information like prereqs, current wait list, is it only available to employees of the participating hospital?

    http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/48372.php

    I can't believe that GCU doesn't have any detailed information on their site.

    Thank you!:spin::spin::spin:
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  3. by   cardiacRN2006
    It's the same program and school, just now it's based in Tucson as well.

    Each class is about 5 weeks. You attend a live class once in the first week and once in the last week. You go through with the same students. It meets online once a week. The program last anywhere from 18-20 months (I've heard both).
    That's pretty much it in a nutshell.

    If you work for Carondelet-then it's free with a committment. If you take it yourself, then it's about $16k.
  4. by   cardiacRN2006
    I guess I failed to mention that this for for the online RN-BSN program! Ooops!

    It may not be the same for the traditional BSN.
    Last edit by cardiacRN2006 on Apr 25, '08
  5. by   dwadsworth
    GCU does have a nursing program in Tucson. It is a BSN program that is a fast track program. I was a graduate of cohort 2. I believe they are on cohort 9 maybe. It is the same program that they have in Phx. The office and classes are at TMC-U at the corner of Grant and Rosemont.

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