Pittsburg State University BSN


Basic Information: Pittsburg State University is located in Pittsburg, Kansas.  The program guide can be found here.  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 Pittsburg State University and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Two years long starting in the fall semester.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include College Algebra, Biology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab, Anatomy & Physiology with Lab, and Microbiology with Lab.  Three of the five prerequisite courses must be completed by the application deadline.  All courses must be completed with a grade of a C or better. Students must have an active CNA license upon admission with at least a 90 hour CNA course.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of a 2.5 of higher.

Application Information: There is a $25 application fee for the College of Nursing.  Applications must be submitted by December 15th for fall admission.  The application information for Pittsburg State University can be found here

Admission Tests: Students must take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam and the ACT.  International students must take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam as well. 

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

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