Overall cumulative GPA – Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 on all previous undergraduate college work. Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above will have priority over applicants with lower GPAs.
Science/Math cumulative GPA – Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 on all required science and math courses, with no grade less than “C”. Students with science/math GPA of 3.0 or above will have priority over applicants with lower GPAs. Repeated math/science courses are taken into account and may affect admission.
Strength of faculty interview– Applicant will be evaluated for ability to express thoughts accurately, clearly, and in a concise and effective manner. All students that meet course pre-requirements and GPA standards will be invited to interview.
Credits completed at Edgewood College – Students who have completed 10 or more credits at Edgewood College will have priority over applicants with fewer credits.
CNA certification – CNA coursework and certification examination IS NOT required to apply to the program but must be completed before entry into the first nursing course.
Language other than English – proficiency in another language IS NOT required but will be considered in the application process.
Curricular, extracurricular, community service, and personal activities – Outstanding achievements or degrees in other fields ARE NOT required but will be considered in the application process.