Program Requirements

General Education Requirements

Nursing students must meet the general education requirements of the University for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. 

Upon Acceptance into the Program

Students that accept the offer of admission into the College of Nursing will receive information from the Clinical Placement Coordinator about the following requirements: 

  • Criminal Background Check: Final acceptance into the nursing program is contingent upon passing a criminal background check.
  • Mandatory Drug Screen: Final acceptance into the nursing program is contingent upon passing a drug screen.
  • Immunizations: Official documents will be required to validate students are current with all immunization requirements. Click here to review what is required.
  • CPR Certification: Students accepted into the program must have current certification from the American Heart Association.
    • Only an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider certification is accepted.
  • Computer: A laptop is required for the Nursing program (Chromebooks and tablets are not acceptable). Click here for the minimum specifications required.