Admission is based on GPA, entrance testing, and patterns of grades earned in prerequisite coursework. The strongest candidates for our program are those who complete courses on the first attempt with better than average grades.
Applicant Selection Process
The following information is used as criteria for selecting applicants into the BSN program.
|Screening Criteria||Explanation||Max Points|
Cumulative College GPA (all courses, all colleges attended) Minimum 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
Academic achievement is judged by a strong cumulative GPA and the patterns of grades earned.
Science/ Statistics GPA
Minimum required cumulative GPA in these courses is 2.75. Use our GPA calculator.
Science and Math Courses that must be completed at time of application:
The strongest candidates for the BSN program are able to complete courses on the first attempt and with better than average grades.
Students need to prepare for study in all math and science courses so that the need to retake a course is not needed. Courses previously withdrawn from are also counted as an attempt.
HESI A² Admission Assessment Exam
Must achieve 75% min score
|Basic academic skills are essential for success in the BSN Program. There is no exception to this minimum score.||25|
|4||Previous BS/MS/PhD (not required)||Prior academic success is valued.||5|
TOTAL POSSIBLE POINTS