The Valley Foundation School of Nursing offers degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. The Undergraduate programs include a Bachelor's degree in nursing and an Advanced Placement Program (Bridge) for RN's and LVN's. The Graduate Programs include a Masters of Science degree, a Post-Masters Nurse Educator certificate, and a Doctorate in Nursing Practice.
Nursing is an impacted major at SJSU. This means that all new freshmen and transfer students need to satisfy supplemental criteria. Refer to the " BS Information Packet" on this page.
STUDENTS WHO WANT TO CHANGE TO THE PRE-NURSING MAJOR should contact the University Advising Office (AARS) in the University Student Services Center.
- Information on Bachelors Degree
- Group Advising Sessions
- Advising Slides April 2016 [pptx]
- IMPT: BS Info Packet 2016 [pdf]
- Course of Study [pdf]
- Fact Sheet [docx]
- Five Year Plan [pdf]
- VFSON FAQs [docx] - updated July 2016
- SJSU Advising Hub
- SJSU Academic Advising and Retention Services
- SJSU Articulation Agreements
The Fall 2016 BSN application process is now closed.