The program is accredited with the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) through the American Association of Colleges of Nursing.
Do I have to wait to apply to the program?
Can I apply even if I have not completed all of the pre-nursing core course work?
How is the last 60 units calculated?
Is there a time limit on how long ago science pre-requisite courses have been taken?
What Chemistry courses will articulate, or be equivalent, to your CHEM 105 and CHEM 105L?
I noticed that the Anatomy and Physiology courses at CSUSM are offered as a year-long sequ
Can I meet with a Counselor or Advisor at CSUSM to review my transcripts?
Do you offer Information Sessions?
I have completed college coursework or a degree outside of the United States. How will I k
Will you accept a degree from Maric College?
When does the program begin?
Do I need to take the TEAS exam?
I have heard that all Bachelors degree students at the University must complete a Language
No. A graduation requirement for all Bachelor Degree students at the University is the Language Other Than English Requirement. However this requirement DOES NOT apply to the 2nd Bachelor degree students.
Since I already have a Bachelors degree, will I be required to complete any other classes
Yes. Students admitted to the ABSN program are required to complete the THREE CSU
upper division GE courses in residence at CSUSM. These courses are considered part
of the ABSN program and will be scheduled through Extended Learning for the cohort.
Each cohort will begin the ABSN program during fall semester by taking the required
upper-division courses listed below:
BB BIOL 323 The Physiology of Nutrition & Disease (3)
CC PHIL 345 Bioethics and Medical Ethics (3)
DD ANTH 301 Culture & Medicine Healers & Healing Practices (3)
Is acceptance to the program based solely on GPA?
I still have Biology and Chemistry courses to complete. Can I start the program and finish
May I continue to work during the program?
Are classes offered during the day or evening?
Am I eligible to receive Financial Aid as a 2nd Bachelor degree student?