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Department of Associate Nursing

New applications for Fall 2018 will be posted to the website by the first week of December.

ASN Generic Option Admission Requirements

1. Prerequisite courses must be completed as follows:

 

College Algebra

 

Minimum Grade = C

 

Human Anatomy & Physiology I

 

Minimum Grade = C

 

Human Anatomy & Physiology II

 

Minimum Grade = C

 

2. MUW GPA and overall GPA on all work attempted must be = or > 2.5. Official transcripts from all colleges attended, including MUW, must be mailed to the ASN Program office along with the completed Application for Admission to the ASN Program.

3. An official document showing ACT score must be submitted with the application. A score on a transcript, or a score sheet (or copy) from ACT will be acceptable.

(a) Students must have an ACT composite score of 15 if taken before October 1989, or 18 if taken in or after October 1989.
(b) If space is available, students with less than the required ACT composite score may be considered. They must have completed a minimum of 12 semester hours with a 2.5 GPA before being admitted. They must have made at least a grade of "C" on Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II, which are included in the above 12 semester hours.

THE ADMISSION APPLICLATION ALONG WITH ALL OTHER ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS MUST BE IN THE ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN NURSING PROGRAM CHAIR'S OFFICE BY THE 5:00 PM JUNE 1ST DEADLINE AS NOTED ON THE ADMISSION APPLICATION PACKET TO BE CONSIDERED FOR ADMISSION. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE APPLICANT TO INSURE THAT ALL REQUESTED MATERIALS ARE RECEIVED BY THE ASN PROGRAM.

ALL OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS AND ACT DOCUMENTATION MUST BE SUBMITTED TOGETHER IN A LARGE BROWN ENVELOPE AND MAILED TO:

ASN PROGRAM
1100 COLLEGE STREET MUW 910
COLUMBUS, MS 39701-5800

ADMISSION PROCEDURES:

1.  After the deadline, composite admission scores will be computed based on overall GPA and ACT score. Each requirement will count 1/2 of the total composite admission score. Applicants will be notified of their admission status prior to July 1.

2. Students having at least a 22 ACT score, a 3.25 GPA, and a "C" or above in Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II and College Algebra may be considered for early selection. In order to be considered the candidate must submit a completed application to the ASN Program office to include all official transcripts verifying the GPA, the Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II and College Algebra grades, and a copy of an ACT score of at least 22 in a large brown envelope by the 5:00 pm, January 20th deadline as noted on the admission application packet. Notification of early selection is typically by the first week of February. All transcripts must be sent directly to the ASN Program. It is the student's responsibility to confirm that all documents have been received by the deadline.

3. If the applicant has ever been enrolled in a Registered Nurse program, a letter from that nursing school must be submitted stating that the student is eligible for readmission into that nursing program. If an applicant has failed the same nursing course twice, or failed two different nursing courses, the student is ineligible for admission into the ASN program.

REVISED SUMMER 2017

 

Dept. of Associate Nursing

Dr. Brandy Larmon
Chair

Martin Hall
Phone: (662) 329-7311

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