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Pre-Clinical Transfer Option

Nursing Student

Transfer students who have completed less than three semesters (12 to 50 credits) of college may need to complete additional general education and prerequisite coursework before starting clinical coursework in the School of Nursing.   With this option, you can enroll in these pre-clinical courses at Belmont and upon successful completion begin your clinical coursework in a later semester.

Pre-clinical coursework may include any or all of the following: First-Year Writing, First-Year Seminar, Biological Sciences, General Psychology, a Bible course, Human Anatomy & Physiology I, Introduction to Sociology, Lifespan Development, a fine arts course, a wellness course, Human Anatomy & Physiology II, Fundamentals of Speech Communication, an advanced mathematics course and Nutrition.

Admission Criteria
Students are required to meet the following criteria to be considered for admission into the School of Nursing:
  • 3.0 Cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • 3.0 Prerequisite GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • 22 ACT composite score or 1050 SAT composite score

Applicants who meet this criteria are eligible for consideration, but acceptance is not guaranteed.

School of Nursing
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