Traditional Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree
for students seeking to become a Registered Nurse.
Before you apply for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program, please read the following requirements for acceptance.
A minimum college GPA of 2.5 is required. The GPA will be calculated from all college courses taken, not only those that pertain to our program.
Applicants who do not have a bachelor's degree or will not complete a bachelor's degree prior to entry, the following general education courses are required. The program consists of 56 general education credits and 32 credits must be completed by the application deadline (required courses appear in red).
These courses include:
In addition to the above required courses (15-20 credits), students must complete additional coursework to equal 32 credits from the courses listed below prior to entry. This can include courses already completed that fit into a cluster (Medical Terminology, History, Religion, Public Speaking, Literature, etc.).
Applicants who hold a bachelor’s degree prior to entry from an accredited college or university in another discipline must complete:
(courses required prior to entry in red)
Fall 2017 Admission - Deadline: March 1, 2017
Spring 2018 Admission – Deadline: August 15, 2017
The steps below must be completed prior to the deadline:
Your application will be valid for one semester only. If you do not feel that you have enough time to submit all requirements by the deadline, please wait for the following application period to apply. Do you have a question about admissions? Contact Admissions or call (804) 627-5300.
RN to BSN Requirements: For the RN to BSN degree completion program
Bon Secours Admission and Progression Committee reviews all completed applications for readmission to the College. A completed application consists of the following materials, which must be received by the Office of Admissions by stated deadlines.
Re-admitted students will be required to update clinical compliance requirements (policy NUR 1.03) and may be subject to a criminal background check and/or drug screen.
Please contact the Office of Admissions if you have any questions regarding the above requirements 804-627-5300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .