New Mexico State University BSN


Basic Information:  New Mexico State University is located in Las Cruces, New Mexico.  This program is set up for the entry-level freshman wishing to gain their BSN or transfer students who have completed their general education requirements.

Must Dos: When you have completed your general education requirements, you must apply to New Mexico State University and to the College of Nursing.  Students must talk with a pre-nursing advisor before applying to the nursing program.

Program Length: Eight semesters total. You take nursing classes from semester four to semester eight.

Prerequisites: Courses include English I, College Algebra, Chemistry with Lab, Biology with Lab, Psychology, two Communications classes, Statistics, Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab, Nutrition, Human Growth & Behavior, Microbiology, and a Fine Arts class.  All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of a C or better and an overall prerequisite GPA of 3.0 or better.  The printout of the classes you take throughout your BSN can be found here.

Prior Classwork Information:  Students must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Application Information:  The application for New Mexico State University can be found here.  You must speak with a pre-nursing adviser before applying to program.  Students must apply by February 1st for fall admission and by September 1st for spring admission.  All the necessary information for applying to the program can be found here

Admission Tests: No admission test listed.

Tuition:  Tuition can be found here

Financial Aid/Scholarships: Financial aid and scholarship information can be found here