California State University Los Angeles RN to BSN
Basic Information: California State University Los Angeles is located in Los Angeles, California. This program is meant for Registered Nurses wanting to obtain their BSN. The majority of programs require that you have your associate's degree in nursing (ADN). Approximately 100-200 applicants apply each year and 30 are accepted. An RN to BSN information sheet can be found here.
Must Dos: Students must apply to California State University Los Angeles and to the College of Nursing.
Program Length: This program takes eight quarters to complete or two years.
Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology with Lab, English Composition, Microbiology with Lab, Oral Communication, Critical Thinking, Chemistry with Lab, and Statistics. All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of C or better and a cumulative science GPA of at least a 2.75 or higher. A list of acceptable prerequisite courses from California colleges can be found here.
Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.75 or higher.
Application Information: The application opens in September each year. Nursing classes start in the fall of the following year after applying. The application information for California State University Los Angeles can be found here.
Admission Tests: International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam.
Tuition: Tuition information can be found here.
Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid and scholarship information can be found here.