BS in Nursing (BSN) Program Plan

  • For the Spring application term (Fall Nursing Program start) here are the required pre-requisites for application and full admission:

    The FOUR courses must be completed prior to or in process during application term with an overall 2.75 GPA:

    1. ENGL 101 English Composition or equivalent
    2. PSY 113 General Psychology or equivalent
    3. Goal Area 3 General CHEM course or equivalent (offered at MSUM Fall & Spring semester)
    4. Any Goal Area General Education Course (recommended COMM 285 if able)
        

    The TEAS Exam must be completed with a minimum 58.7%. (offered at MSUM in the spring semester---dates to be announced on our webpage)

    The courses that must be completed before starting the nursing program (prior to the first semester of nursing program start).

    • BIOL 125/125L Human Anatomy & Physiology I (with lab) or equivalent (offered at MSUM Summer & Spring semesters; starting Summer 2020 semester)
    • BIOL 126/126L Human Anatomy & Physiology II (with lab) or equivalent (offered at MSUM Summer & Spring semesters; starting Summer 2020 semester)
    • PSY 202 Developmental Psychology or equivalent
    • COMM 285 Intercultural Communication or equivalent
    • BIOL 236/236L Introduction to Microbiology (with lab) (offered at MSUM Summer & Spring semesters; starting Summer 2020 semester)
        

    PLEASE NOTE: BIOL 125/125L, BIOL 126/126L, and BIOL 236/236L will all be offered in a “blocked” format in the Summer 2020 semester for students applying for Fall 2020 nursing program start.