University of Southern Maine
Second Degree Accelerated BSN
Basic Information: The University of Southern Maine is located in Portland, Maine. Frequently asked questions can be found here. 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 Southern Maine and to the College of Nursing.
Program Length: Four semesters straight through starting in May.
Prerequisites: Required courses include Anatomy & Physiology and Statistics. Recommended courses include Microbiology with Lab, Chemistry (Organic or Biochemistry preferred), and Growth & Development (whole life span preferred).
Prior Classwork Information: Students must have at least a 3.3 cumulative GPA in their prior degree. The lowest grade accepted for the cohort of May 2012 was 3.7.
Admission Tests: No admission tests listed.
Tuition: Tuition information can be found here.