Eligibility for Nursing Program

All students seeking enrollment in the clinical nursing sequence must meet all of the following requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in all college coursework
  • Meet ATI TEAS score requirements
  • Minimum grade of “C” in all prerequisite courses
  • Maximum of one “W” is allowed within the prerequisite courses


Completion of the following prerequisite courses:

  • Principles of Biology
  • Foundations of Chemistry
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology I, II
  • Microbiology
  • College Writing I, II
  • Speech
  • General Psychology
  • Life-Span Development
  • Principles of Sociology
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Computer Concepts and Applications
  • Human Nutrition
  • NURS 250 Concepts of Professional Nursing
  • NURS 265 Health Promotion and Family Assessment
  • NURS 270 Health and Aging


After the completion of an eligibility audit by the Nursing Admissions and Progression Committee, students are granted permission to enroll in the clinical nursing sequence. Transfer students meeting the above requirements are not guaranteed entry into the clinical course sequence. Additional admission requirements exist for nursing transfer students.