University of Mississippi

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: The University of Mississippi is located in Oxford, Mississippi. There are usually 150 students who apply to the program and about 20-30 students who are accepted.  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 Mississippi and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: The length of the program is 15 months.

Nursing Prerequisites: There are 62 credit hours of prerequisite classes which can be found here.   All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of at least a C or better.

Prior Classwork Information: No information on prior classwork, but it is obviously very competitive.

Application Information: The deadline for the application is January 15th of the year you plan to start the program.  The program starts in summer semester.  The application information for the University of Mississippi can be found here

Admission Tests: All applicants must submit their ACT score.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

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