- Available on Jackson, Germantown and Hendersonville Campuses
Union University School of Nursing offers a 15 month Bachelor of Science in Nursing Accelerated (BSNA) degree track for non-nurses who have a bachelor’s degree in another field or are at least 24 years of age and have completed general educational requirements but did not previously complete a bachelor’s degree.
- GPA of 3.0 for the last 60 hours of coursework
- Grades of C or higher required for all Natural Science, Social Science, Math & English courses
- If you are not a U.S. citizen, an international application must be completed and submitted with the BSN application.
- All international transcripts must be evaluated by an accredited evaluating agency found at the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services’ website: www.naces.org
Please note – Below is a list of the required prerequisites and general education for ALL applicants. We prefer these courses be completed prior to the application deadline. However, these courses may be “in progress” as of the application deadline.
NOTE: We are currently working on curriculum changes related to these prerequisites, and we should have the final information up by 6/15/2017.
Applicants WITH an earned bachelor degree in another field:
BIO 221: Anatomy Physiology (within last 5 years)
Total Credit Hours: 73
*Please allow at least 2-4 weeks after application has been submitted for verification in NursingCAS. Applications that are not verified will not be fully reviewed by Nursing Admissions. Applicants will be notified by email when their application is under review.
*Please note: If you are applying to the Traditional 4-year BSN program. please contact Undergraduate Admissions at 731-661-5100.
*Upon acceptance into the program, the following items must be completed:
- Current CPR certification (Must be American Heart Association, Healthcare Provider)
- Physical exam form & immunization record
- Clear urine drug screen
- Clear criminal background check
School of Nursing at Union University
1050 Union University Drive | Jackson, TN 38305
2745 Hacks Cross Road | Germantown, TN 38138
205 Indian Lake Blvd. | Hendersonville, TN 37075
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