University of Memphis
Second Degree Accelerated BSN
Basic Information: The University of Memphis is located in Memphis, Tennessee. This program is for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree in another field and have finished the basic requirements for their BSN.
Must Dos: Students must apply to the University of Memphis and to the College of Nursing.
Program Length: The nursing program is four semesters long and includes one summer term. There is only fall admission to this program.
Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab and Microbiology with Lab; these must be be completed with a grade of C or better and minimum combined GPA of 2.66. Other courses include English Composition I/II, Sociology or Psychology, Math, and Nutrition; these must be completed with a grade of C or better. These must be completed by the time of enrollment.
Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher.
Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here. Application deadlines for the College of Nursing are February 15th for fall admission. The application information for the University of Memphis can be found here.
Admission Tests: Students must complete the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. Click here for the best review materials for the TEAS exam.
Tuition: Tuition information can be found here.
Updated: August 2014.