Dec 14, 2019  
2013-2014 General Catalog (Spring 2014) 
2013-2014 General Catalog (Spring 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG Please see current catalog]

Practical Nursing Program - CC

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Utah State University-Eastern

College of Science

Department of Biology

 Requirements for Admission

Fulfill requirements for admission to USU-Eastern.

Submit a completed nursing admission application to the nursing department by the third Thursday in May.

Submit verification of high school graduation or GED requirements.

Submit transcript(s) for the following prerequisites: high school chemistry or equivalent, high school biology or equivalent, a documented math competency (through a college entrance exam or by completion of MATH 1010 )  and the following college courses: ENGL 1010 , PSY 1010  and FCHD 1500 .

Receive a score of proficient or higher on the practical nursing entrance examination (TEAS).

Have personal characteristics conducive to working and relating with others.

Be able to provide for transportation to clinical sites.

Have mental and physical health, which would permit the applicant to safely and competently practice nursing.

After acceptance:  Submit results of a criminal background check and pass a drug screen. 

Certificate of Completion

The Certificate of Completion is designed for students who wish to complete their education in one or two years. The Certificate of Completion is offered through the Professional and Applied Technology Education Division.  A Certificate of Completion includes a minimum of one course in composition, math and human relations, in addition to the major courses. Courses that fill these requirements follow:

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