Weber State University Nursing Program (Logan Campus) Application and Admission Requirements General Outline for this presentation General Information Application Requirements Admission Requirements Letter of Completion – What is it? What the Letter of Completion consists of.
Application and Admission Requirements
The nursing program offered at USU is administered and run by Weber State University with students taking prerequisite and support courses to prepare to apply to the program. If you apply to WSU-Logan Campus and are accepted you will become a Weber State student attending classes on the USU campus and take advantage of the clinical opportunities at nursing homes and hospitals in Cache Valley. The competition for this program is very high with many students competing for 30 potential positions in the class. For the 2009 cycle there were 125 qualified applicants with an average cumulative GPA of 3.87. Over 65% of those accepted had a previous degree or letter of completion (all general education classes completed)
To be eligible to apply to Weber State’s program you need:
1) 3.0 GPA or higher
2) 9 college level credit hours including one course from the Prerequisite coursework
APPLY AS SOON AS YOU ARE ELIGIBLE!
Students apply in February, find out if they are accepted or rejected in April, and if accepted, are admitted Fall semester – August. The following must be complete by admission.
Physiology, Anatomy, Chemistry and Math (prerequisites) complete and graded
The Letter of Completion is a document that states that a student has completed all USU general education requirements.
Weber State will accept the Letter of Completion as general education complete with the exception of their diversity elective.
Diversity elective – course work at USU that meets this elective – USU 1320, ANTH 1010, SOC 1010
English 1010 – CL1
English 2010 – CL2
CIL exams – GE CIL exam
Quantitative Literacy (QL)
Breadth American Institutions - BAI
Breadth Creative Arts - BCA
Breadth Humanities - BHU
Breadth Life Science - BLS
Breadth Physical Science – BPS
Breadth Social Science - BSS
Breadth Exploration – (QL,BAI, BCA, BHU, BLS, BPS or BSS)
Contact Susan Haddock in University Advising firstname.lastname@example.org or 797-3373.
Susan will prepare a request for Letter of Completion and the Registrar’s Office will create the actual letter.
Be prepared to specify what school you would like the original sent to AND where you would like a copy sent. You will want to retain a copy for your records in addition to sending a copy with your application.
Explore multiple nursing schools in and out of Utah. Visit www.usu.edu/advising/Nursinginformation/
Explore a bachelor’s degree and pursue it while continuing to apply to the nursing program. Visit http://www.usu.edu/majorsheets
If moving to a different school obtain your associate’s degree.
Visit www.explorehealthcareers.org for alternative health occupations.
Read the FAQ’s – Frequently Asked Questions
Contact Weber State University Advising Office 1-800-350-7042 or email@example.com
Attend every meeting with WSU (~5 times each year) on the Logan Campus.
Subscribe to the Pre-nursing Listserve and be notified of WSU meetings on Logan Campus
Visit http://lists.usu.edu/mailman/listinfo/pre-nursing_list to subscribe
University Advising – Susan Haddock, Academic Advisor
Biology and Prehealth Advisor – Yvonne Kobe