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  Nov 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Nursing, RN-to-BSN (BS)


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  • Admission Requirements: Graduate of an Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) Program or equivalent program. A challenge examination may be required for those graduating from an equivalent program. Current licensure as a registered nurse in the State of Utah without restrictions is required.
  • Minor: Not required.
  • Grade Requirements: A minimum grade of “B-” or better is required in all upper division nursing courses, and a grade of “C” or better is required for all support courses.
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 120 credit hours is required for a Bachelor of Science Degree. Of the 120 hours, 40 must be upper division level. The BSN nursing curriculum provides 28 upper division hours.

Advisement

Contact the School of Nursing Enrollment Director at (801) 626-7774, prompt 6, for admission advisement.

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Admission Requirements

Admission is competitive; therefore, the criteria listed on the application form should be considered as minimum standards.

Applicants must first apply for admission to, or be a current matriculated student of, Weber State University. Applicants must also apply for admission to the Bachelor of Science Degree Nursing program. Applications may be obtained through the School of Nursing Enrollment Director.

Applications must be completed and on file by the admission cycle application deadline. An application fee must be paid at the time the application is submitted. Admission applications are reviewed by the School of Nursing Program Admissions and Advancement Committee. Applicants are notified of committee decision by mail. Admission requirements are outlined on the applicant website available at http://weber.edu/nursing.

General Education

Refer to Degree Requirements  for Bachelor of Science requirements.

Prerequisites


Students must have completed the following classes or their equivalent.

Note:


* HTHS LS1110 and 1111 (or previous 111, 112, and 113 is an acceptable equivalent)

Major Course Requirements for BS Degree (RN to BSN)


Nursing Courses Required (25 credit hours)


Upper Division Elective (3 credit hours)


 Complete 3 hours of upper division credits from any department.

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