Welcome to the USM Nursing Application Center
for the Accelerated BSN Program
Courses (grade C- or better)
Completion Deadline: JUNE 15, 2017
Biology w/lab (at least 3 credit hours)
Chemistry w/lab (at least 4 credit hours)
Microbiology — no lab required (at least 3 credit hours)
Anatomy and Physiology w/lab (5-6 credit hours)
College Algebra — or a higher-level math course (3 credit hours), or Introductory Statistics (3 credit hours)
Introduction to Psychology or Sociology (3 credit hours)
Introduction to Gerontology or equivalent *Human Growth and Development, Lifespan Psychology, Developmental Psychology
One of the following: Human Growth and Development, Lifespan Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Healthy Psychology, Social Psychology, or Psychology of Childhood and Adolescence (3 credit hours) *Human Growth and Development, Lifespan Psychology, Developmental Psychology or equivalent will fulfill both this and the Gerontology requirement.
Communications course: Speech, Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication
CV / Résumé
Interview (after application is verified, ATI TEAS score is received, and application is reviewed by Admissions Committee)
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APPLY THROUGH NursingCAS
Nursing’s Centralized Application Service (NursingCAS) is a service of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing. NursingCAS allows applicants to use a single online application and one set of materials to apply to multiple nursing programs at participating schools.
You are required to pay a $45 first-time application fee, and $30 for any subsequent applications.
NursingCAS Contact Information
Questions regarding the NursingCAS application process should be directed to:
NursingCAS Mailing Address
Direct OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS to*:
P.O. Box 9201
Watertown, MA 02471
*Do not send transcripts to USM.
IMPORTANT: Allow 4-6 weeks for your application to become verified after you hit “submit” in NursingCAS. Until your application is verified and the Nursing Department (email@example.com) has received your TEAS score, we cannot review your application.
Priority: Jan. 15, 2016 (decision by March 1, 2016)
Rolling admissions will continue after deadlines until seats fill.
IMPORTANT: Submit application and all required materials to NursingCAS 4-6 weeks before the deadline to allow time for your application to be verified by NursingCAS.
Until your application is verified and the Nursing Department (firstname.lastname@example.org) has received your ATI TEAS score, we cannot review your application.
Priority Decision: Jan. 15, 2017 (Interview notification by March 1, 2017)
Rolling admissions will continue after deadlines pass until seats fill.