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Accelerated 2nd Degree Track - BSN
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For students who have earned a baccalaureate or higher degree in another discipline
- 15 month course of study (consecutive summer, fall, spring, and summer semesters)
- Students must commit to full-time study in order to complete the program in 15 months as designed.
- The sequence of courses will only be taught once annually
- To provide the best chance for success, students should not be employed more than 12 hours per week while completing the program
- Campus track
- Annual admission
There is one application cycle annually for our Accelerated 2nd Degree Track for students who have earned a Bachelor’s in another field.
Applicants are ranked using three criteria:
- Cumulative pre-requisite course GPA;
- Science GPA (anatomy, physiology, chemistry, microbiology and their accompanying labs); and
- Admission exam scores.
Averages for recently admitted students are:
- Cumulative Pre-Requisite Course GPA: 3.39
- Science GPA: 3.26
Student Achievement Outcome Data
- March 15 for Summer admission
All pre-requisites must be completed or enrolled in at the time of application for admission to the accelerated 2nd degree track.
- Applicants with all pre-requisite courses completed at the time of application will be eligible for an early decision and will be notified of admission decisions approximately one month after the application deadline.
- If the maximum cohort capacity has not been met, students enrolled in pre-requisite courses at the time of application will be considered after final grades for all applicants have been received. (Please note there may be less than one week between notification and the start of classes.)
- All pre-requisite courses must have been successfully completed within the last five years.
- Courses completed more than five years ago must be repeated.
- Admission Criteria - includes pre-requisites
- Admission Testing
- Application Process
- Advanced Standing