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 Emily Jefferies 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 Emily Jefferies 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.