Build Your Foundation at our Nursing Program in New Orleans, Louisiana
At our BSN program in New Orleans, there are no waitlists—and no prerequisites! You can get your BSN degree in as few as three years—a year faster than traditional bachelor nursing
With no prerequisites, our BSN curriculum can be completed in three years of year-round study. This is great for those who have always wanted to become a nurse and are eager to quickly complete school. Our program is also ideal for recent high-school graduates and those looking to change careers.
Get started now – classes start August 29
New Orleans, Louisiana Nursing School: A Hands-On BSN
At Chamberlain’s nursing program in New Orleans, you get hands-on training in our on-site clinical setting and in our specialized SIMCARE CENTER™. As you train with classmates, faculty, mentors, and seasoned registered nurses, you learn fundamental skills in direct patient-care nursing. The SIMCARE CENTER™ features a wide range of simulated care, and the center’s high-tech patient manikins help you develop critical diagnostic nursing expertise. Patient simulators have bodily functions and show vital signs, and they demonstrate a variety of symptoms. The SIMCARE CENTER™ gives you a safe health care setting where you can sharpen your nursing skills before moving on to living and breathing human patients in the clinicals portion of the Chamberlain New Orleans curriculum.
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How was the admissions process at Chamberlain’s New Orleans campus?
"Chamberlain welcomed me in and was very helpful throughout the entire process. It felt like they really wanted me to be there.”
‘21 BSN Student, New Orleans Campus
Introducing the BSN Hybrid Option
Earn your nursing degree your way
Chamberlain University College of Nursing’s New Orleans campus is proud to offer a new, more accessible way to earn a BSN for those who are ready to step forward in healthcare. Our new hybrid option is designed for those who need the flexibility that online learning can offer while combining the benefits of on-campus experiences. This option offers an online curriculum blended with in-person attendance for select classes to facilitate connection with the campus, faculty, staff, and peers.
Admission criteria, curriculum, and time to degree completion are the same as our traditional (on-campus) option. Plus, the hybrid option offers the following great benefits:
- Virtual blended curriculum including asynchronous courses (instructor facilitated but not taught in real time) and synchronous courses (instructor led in real time)
- On-campus labs and simulation experiences utilizing the skills labs and high-tech SIMCARE CENTERTM
- Direct patient care experiences with onsite clinicals
- Academic support services including a virtual and campus-based Center for Academic Success
- Access to on-campus study spaces
Request information to learn more about the hybrid option.
New Orleans Campus Contact Information
400 Labarre Road
Jefferson, LA 70121
Hours of Operation
Mon - Thurs: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Student Support FAQs
As an RN student in our New Orleans nursing college, you will have all the tools and resources you need to get ready for the NCLEX®. Assessments, extra help, simulations, and tutorials are readily accessible and proven effective. Passing the NCLEX® is one of the final hurdles to jump before becoming an RN.
Our BSN program in New Orleans, Louisiana, has many tutoring and academic support services. The Center for Academic Success (CAS) at the New Orleans campus offers academic support, one-on-one time with tutors, additional study materials, workshops, and more.
Hands-on nursing experience is gained in both the Chamberlain SIMCARE CENTER ™ and on-site clinical settings, giving students the chance to work side-by-side with faculty, peers and experienced professional nurses while refining their direct patient-care nursing skills.
Online general education and nursing courses may be offered within the BSN curriculum plan. In order to assist in successful completion of online coursework, an online readiness assessment is an integral part of the admission process. Based upon the outcome of the online readiness assessment, skill building activities may be required.
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Accredited Nursing Schools - Louisiana Approvals
Chamberlain College of Nursing is currently licensed by the Board of Regents of the State of Louisiana. Licenses are renewed by the State Board of Regents every two years. Licensed institutions have met minimal operational standards set forth by the state, but licensure does not constitute accreditation, guarantee the transferability of credit, nor signify that programs are certifiable by any professional agency or organization. Chamberlain College of Nursing has full approval to offer the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree program in New Orleans from the Louisiana State Board of Nursing, 17373 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70810, 225.755.7500.
New Orleans Campus FAQ
our nursing school in the New Orleans area, you can transfer qualifying credits from previous coursework—regardless of the field of study. Our New Orleans campus welcomes transfer students from across the country and gives them a head start on their BSN degree.
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The New Orleans BSN program requires a minimum of 122 credit hours: 56 credit hours in general education, and 66 credit hours in the nursing major.
View the BSN Degree Program Curriculum Plan to see what credits are required.
Prospective New Orleans nursing students apply for admission by completing an application and then interviewing with a Chamberlain New Orleans admissions representative. When all aadmission criteria are met, applicants are told in writing of their admission status to a specific Chamberlain program and cycle. Learn more about Chamberlain University’s bachelor nursing program in New Orleans.