Welcome to the USM Nursing Application Center
for the Accelerated BSN Program


 

PROGRAM PREREQUISITES


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


GPA

 

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative (on a 4.0 scale)

  • Minimum 3.0 science prerequisite (on a 4.0 scale)

    • Biology w/lab, Chemistry w/lab, Anatomy and Physiology w/lab, Microbiology


Bachelor's Degree

 

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university


TEAS

 


CV / Résumé

 


Interview (after application is verified, ATI TEAS score is received, and application is reviewed by Admissions Committee)

 


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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

 

  • (see "Program Information" section in NursingCAS)

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APPLY THROUGH NursingCAS


About 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:

(p) 617-612-4880
(e) Nursingcasinfo@nursingcas.org



NursingCAS Mailing Address

Direct OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS to*:

NursingCAS
P.O. Box 9201
Watertown, MA 02471

*Do not send transcripts to USM.


USM Deadlines

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 (nursing@stmary.edu) 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.




 

USM DEADLINES

 

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 (nursing@stmary.edu) 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.



Apply through NursingCAS »

 
 

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