Second Degree BSN Application Checklist
Complete the NursingCAS online application for undergraduate admission at the following website https://portal.nursingcas.org/. NursingCAS is the first national centralized application service for students applying to registered nursing programs.
Please note that it takes 4-6 weeks for NursingCAS to process your application. You may start your NursingCAS application May 1, 2013.
For additional information regarding NursingCAS go to http://nursingcas.org/index.php.
Request all official transcripts be sent directly to NursingCAS. Students should ensure that all official documents have been submitted to Nursing CAS at least 6 weeks prior to the deadline date. To be eligible for this program you must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in your cumulative (all) course work, and a minimum 3.0 GPA in your cumulative (all) natural and social sciences course work. All prerequisite course work must be completed prior to the October 1st deadline. You may obtain a list of the required prerequisite course work for the School of Nursing website at http://www.uhv.edu/nursing/2dbsn/program_requirements.asp.
Schedule a time and complete the TEAS V nursing entrance exam. You can register for the exam at www.atitesting.com. Once complete, the scores will need to be uploaded into the NursingCAS application.
Please aim for a composite score of 75% or higher and a 75% or higher for the Reading section. You may take the TEAS V exam twice and we will choose the highest score.
Please complete the social security form and e-mail the completed form to University of Houston-Victoria School of Nursing at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 361-580-5596. Click on the link below to access the form http://www.uhv.edu/nursing/Resources/Release_of_SSN_Form.pdf.
Please note: The students who are invited to the interview will be notified by the end of October.
All students, who are invited for acceptance into the UHV School of Nursing Second Degree BSN program, must pass a criminal background check and drug screen prior to final admission in January.
Please note: The students who are invited for acceptance into the program will be notified prior to the university winter break in December.
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