Medical University of South Carolina

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: The Medical University of South Carolina is located in Charleston, South Carolina.  There are 66 students accepted for fall semester and 66 students accepted for spring semester each year. Students are not required to have a prior bachelor's degree, but about 80% of them do.

Must Dos: Students must apply to the Medical University of South Carolina.

Program Length: This program is 16 months long with students participating in four consecutive semesters.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology I/II, Microbiology, and another Science elective.  Three of the four science courses must be completed at the time of application. Students must earn a minimum grade of C in all prerequisite courses.

Prior Classwork Information: The preferred minimum GPA is 3.0. This is the most weighted part of the application and accounts for 75% of the total scoring.

Application Information: Application deadlines for the College of Nursing are January 15th for fall admission and September 15th for spring admission.  The application information for the Medical University of South Carolina can be found here.

Admission Tests: No admission tests listed.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

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

Updated: June 2018.