East Tennessee State University

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: East Tennessee State University is located in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Must Dos: Students must apply to East Tennessee University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Five semesters beginning in summer semester each year.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology I/II, Microbiology, and Probability & Statistics.  At least 75% of these courses must be completed prior to the application deadline.  Courses must be completed with a grade of at least a C.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.6.

Application Information: The application deadline for the College of Nursing is February 1st for summer admission.  The application information for East Tennessee State University can be found here

Admission Tests: Students must take the Test of Academic Skills (TEAS) exam.  Click here for the best review materials for the TEAS exam.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: April 2014.