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Admission Requirements

Listed below are the admission requirements for the fully online RN to Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. If you have any questions and would like to speak with an Enrollment Coordinator, contact us (760) 750-4004 or email at el.inquiry@csusm.edu

Admission Requirements

  1. Minimum 2.00 cumulative grade point average in all transferrable units attempted
  2. Successful completion of a minimum of 60 transferrable units
  3. Successful completion of the Pre-Nursing core with a “C” or better (12 units)
    1. Oral Communication (A1)
    2. Written Communication (A2)
    3. Critical Thinking (A3)
    4. Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning (B4)
  4. Successful completion of Associates Degree in Nursing and RN license
  5. Successful completion of the following courses with a “C” or better
    1. BIOL 160 - Microbiology for Health Sciences Units
    2. BIOL 175 - Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology I units
    3. BIOL 176 - Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology II
    4. CHEM 105 - General, Organic, and Biochemistry for Life units
    5. CHEM 105L - General, Organic, and Biochemistry for Life Laboratory

Preferred  Preparation

Students interested in the online format should have the following skills:

  1. Computer Literacy.
    • Including email, uploading and downloading documents, Microsoft office, etc.
  2. Strong reading and writing skills
  3. Self-motivated and independent learner
  4. Time management skills

 

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