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Each U.S. state features laws that govern whether or not an out-of-state college can offer online programs to its residents. As a mission-driven institution that’s focused on access to higher education, we are committed to monitoring these laws and ensuring that a Granite State College education is as accessible as possible.

Availability by State

Our online programs are available in all 50 states, with limitations in the following areas.

Teacher Certification

Programs leading to teacher certification or licensure are available to new students in New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont.


Our RN to BSN and our MSN programs are currently available in New Hampshire, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, and Virginia. GSC cannot determine if its MSN program meets the requirements of the NYS Board of Regents; contact

If you live in or move to a state not listed, please check with an advisor. We are working to expand the number of states in which our nursing programs are offered.

International Students

If you are a resident of a country other than the United States, visit International Students to check the availability of our online programs in  your country.

U.S. Military Stationed Outside the United States

Visit Military & Veterans for more details about becoming a student.

Moving to a Different State?

For those who move to a different state while enrolled as a student, you must check the availability of your program at your new address.


The licensing boards in your state will be able to address specific concerns. A list of Agencies by State is provided for your convenience; please note that state websites and requirements may change at any time.