Hunt School of Nursing

The Hunt School of Nursing at Gardner-Webb University is committed to educating nurses for the 21st century through dynamic curricula with a cultural and global perspective seated in a Christian heritage.


Students can progress seamlessly through the programs to achieve their educational goals at any level. The Associate Degree in Nursing Program and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program prepares students to take the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses and can be completed on the Boiling Springs campus.


The Davis Nursing Program offers registered nurses the opportunity to complete their Bachelor’s Degree through distance learning online.


The Master of Science in Nursing Program prepares graduate nurses in the specialty areas of Nursing Administration and Nursing Education and can be completed in two years through distance learning online.


The Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Program can be completed in three years and prepares students for certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. This program is completed through a combination of online and face to face classes on the Boiling Springs campus.


Post-Master’s certificate programs are available in Nursing Administration, Nursing Education and Family Nurse Practitioner for the MSN prepared nurse.


The Doctor of Nursing Practice Program is a post-master’s program of study for nurses holding a master’s degree in nursing who are working professionals in advanced practice including Nursing Education, Nursing Administration, or Advanced Nursing Practice in a specialty area.


Accreditation is maintained through the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing Inc. (ACEN) located at ACEN, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA, 30326, phone: (404)975-5000 and information can be found on the ACEN website.