Nursing & Health Sciences

Pre-Application Requirements BSN Basic Track

The HESI A² will no longer be a requirement for the BSN beginning with applicants to the Fall 2019 cohort.

The following information is a list of requirements and steps you'll need to take before you apply to our BSN program. You can click on each link for more details.

  1. Complete all General Education Core Requirements
    • An overall 2.0 GPA in core courses is required (LCSC college policy) 
  2. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 (based on a 4.0 scale). 
    • Cumulative GPA is based on completed coursework from all colleges and universities attended.
  3. Have a minimum Science/Stats GPA of 2.75 (based on a 4.0 scale) Calculate your GPA
    • Combined GPA of 2.75 or higher in: Anatomy/Physiology series, CHEM 105, Microbiology + lab, Statistics
  4. Complete Prerequisite Courses with "C" grade or better in each course
  5. Be Certified as a Nurse Aid (CNA) or LCSC Equivalency. See link for details and deadlines.
  6. Assess equivalency of transfer courses
    • If you have not had your transcripts sent to the college for evaluation prior to applying, please be aware only equivalent courses will be considered. 
  7. Students with English as a second language must meet miminum English requirements

Additional requirements once provisional admission has been granted: