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 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.




 

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 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.



Apply through NursingCAS »

 
 

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