Ohio State University BSN


Basic Information: Ohio State University is located in Columbus, Ohio.  In Fall 2012 there were 409 applications received and 127 students were offered admission.  The average GPA of those admitted was a 3.7.  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: Students must apply to Ohio State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: This program is a total of four years long.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, First-Year English Composition, Psychology, and Sociology.  Courses must be completed with a grade of at least a C+ or better.  Students must also have their Nursing Assistant license prior to entering the program.  A PowerPoint with more information on this topic can be found here

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have completed 30 semester credit hours of college work prior to applying.  The minimum cumulative GPA required for admission is 3.2.

Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  Applications must be submitted between October 1st and January 15th.  The application information for the Ohio State University 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 information can be found here.  Scholarship information can be found here

Updated: September 2018.