Kent State University BSN


Basic Information: Kent State University is located in Kent, Ohio.  Students apply to this program as freshman and are admitted as pre-nursing majors. Information for transfer students can be found here

Must Dos: Students must apply to Kent State University.

Program Length: Four years total.

Nursing Prerequisites: High school students should complete high school Math, Biology, and Chemistry.  Once admitted to the university, students must complete Biology, Microbiology, Chemistry, and Introduction to Organic Chemistry.  These prerequisite courses must be completed with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75.

Prior Classwork Information: Students should have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.7.

Application Information: The application information for freshman applicants to Kent State University can be found here.  Applications for fall admission are open from February through April (for the Kent, Geauga, Salem, Stark, and Trumball campuses).  Applications for spring admission are open from mid-October through November (for Kent campus ONLY). Transfer student applications can be found here

Admission Tests: Students must take either the ACT or SAT. Minimum scores are 22 or 1020 respectively.  Students with lower ACT or SAT scores must have higher GPAs in order to apply.

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.