BSN Junior Transfer Admissions Criteria

Applicants to the Junior Transfer Option must have completed all science requirements, have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in transfer courses, and no grade lower than a ā€œCā€ in required general education courses. A minimum of 41-44 credits of the 56 general education credits must be completed for admission to this option. Students are not allowed to repeat a required course more than one time. Students begin the program in the summer (two online nursing courses) and graduate in two years.  

The following 56 general education credits are required for degree completion:

Min. Credits

REQUIREMENTS:

15

Natural Sciences (4 Req.)

Biology*

Chemistry

Anatomy & Physiology

Microbiology

9**

Social Sciences

Human Development

Psychology

SS Elective

9**

Humanities

Philosophy/Ethics

Hum. Elective

Hum. Elective

15

Breadth Requirements

Statistics

Business

Diversity

Communication

Writing***

Math

3+

General Electives

(balance required to 56 total)

Upper Level Elective

56

Total Credits



* Satisfied if all subsequent Natural Science courses completed.
**Credits from non-semester schools will be converted.
***If a student has a prior degree, the Writing Requirement is waived. Students will need to meet the minimum general education credit requirement to obtain a Bellin College degree.

A credit evaluation will assist in determining eligibility for this option. A Bellin College Admissions Counselor will assist in outlining a plan to fulfill the remaining general education credits that are required.

The Credit Evaluation and GPA calculation will include any course taken that would meet the following criteria:

1. All courses that meet a required general education course will be considered. Required general education courses include:  Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology, Psychology, Sociology/Anthropology, Human Development, Writing, Communication, Human Diversity, Statistics, Business, Algebra, and Philosophy/Ethics.

2. Elective Courses that meet a grade of ā€œCā€ or above will be included. Elective courses include:  Social Sciences, Humanities, General and Upper Level electives.

Official admission is contingent upon receipt of any official transcripts (if courses are in progress at the time of application), and completion of the health requirements prior to enrollment. (Date will be communicated).