Utah Valley University BSN
Basic Information: Utah Valley University is located in Orem, Utah. This program is ADN program with a seamless transition to the BSN. This means that students receive their ADN, take the NCLEX, and then finish their BSN once becoming licensed as an RN.
Must Dos: Students must apply to Utah Valley University and to the College of Nursing.
Program Length: This program is four years long. The first year is dedicated to general education credits; the second and third years for the ADN; and the fourth year for receiving the BSN.
Nursing Prerequisites: Courses include Introduction to Writing, Biology, Chemistry, Human Development, Nutrition, College Algebra, and Anatomy & Physiology I/II with Lab. Students must complete these courses with a grade of at least a B- (with exception of A/P I/II which must be completed with a C- or better).
Prior Classwork Information: Utah Valley University's website did not list prior classwork information, but stated that the average application GPA range to receive an interview is 3.6 to 4.0.
Application Information: The application for the College of Nursing can be found here. The fall application opens on the third Monday in April and closes the third Friday in May. The spring application opens the third Monday in August and closes the third Friday in September. The application information for Utah Valley University can be found here.
Admission Tests: All students must take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) must be taken by all students for whom English is a second language.
Tuition: Tuition information can be found here.