University of Missouri-Kansas City

Second Degree Accelerated BSN


Basic Information: The University of Missouri is located in Kansas City, Missouri.  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. There are 24 students admitted to the program each fall.

Must Dos: Students must apply to the University of Missouri and to the College of Nursing.

Program Length: Five semesters straight through starting in the fall semester.

Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Anatomy & Physiology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab, Microbiology, Nutrition, and Human Growth & Development.  Students must complete these courses with a grade of a C or better and a cumulative prerequisite GPA of 2.75 or better.

Prior Classwork Information: Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.75.

Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here.  Applications are due by February 27th for fall admission.  The application information for the University of Missouri can be found here

Admission Tests: No admission tests listed.

Tuition: Tuition information can be found here

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