Important Update

An accreditation review for Wellstar School of Nursing at Kennesaw State University is scheduled for November 2022. All written third-party comments will be received by the accreditation organization, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) until October 12. All comments are to be directed to the following email

Should you elect to share, consistent with CCNE's policy on Conduct of Business in English, all third-party comments submitted to CCNE must be written in English.

The WSON Staff is available Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. by email as listed below. Please include your name, contact information and KSU ID number and we will assist you. 

Welcome to the Wellstar School of Nursing, the largest nursing program in north Georgia. We offer baccalaureate degrees, and master's 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.

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The Wellstar School of Nursing is a National Student Nurses' Association Stellar School Chapter 

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