Who Can Apply

Students with CBU Residency:**

  • Completion of the 5 Science and 5 non-Science prerequisite courses with a grade of C or higher (see Course Requirements)
  • RN Pre-Admission Exam (PAX)
  • Overall Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or better on a 4 point scale.*
  • Submission of a College of Nursing online application through NursingCAS
  • A successful interview with the BSN admissions committee

Students without CBU Residency:**

  • Acceptance to the University as a Pre-Nursing student
  • Completion of the 5 Science and 5 non-Science prerequisite courses with a grade of C or higher (see Course Requirements)
  • RN Pre-Admission Exam (PAX)
  • Overall Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or better on a 4 point scale.*
  • Submission of a College of Nursing online application through NursingCAS
  • A successful interview with the BSN admissions committee

Once Accepted as a BSN Student:

  • Background check clearance/drug screening
  • Health Clearance

* Meeting the minimum required GPA does not guarantee acceptance to the Nursing Program

**Note: Students who are in progress or have completed 12 or more units at CBU establish "CBU Residency" and will be considered for admission before students with who have not established CBU Residency.