School of Nursing
Welcome to the WellStar School of Nursing, the largest nursing program in north Georgia.
We offer baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees and have an accelerated track
for students with degrees in other fields. Our graduates consistently perform above
the national average on the state licensing exam and our nurse practitioner graduates
have a high pass rate on the certification exam.
20 Years in Oaxaca
2015 marked the 20th consecutive study abroad for WellStar School of Nursing students to Oaxaca, Mexico.
Faculty & Staff Awards
Cynthia Elery, Manager for the School of Nursing, received the 2016 Distinguished Staff Award
Change in WellStar Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Leadership: Dr. Dwayne Hooks is the Coordinator for the Nurse Practitioner Program.
Suspension of MSN: Nursing Education Leadership Track. After careful consideration, the decision has been made to suspend admissions to the MSN:Nursing Education Leadership in the Digital World track until Fall 2018.