To apply, visit the Admission site. Students who want to complete many of their prerequisites and general education courses online or evenings should request status as a Division of Online & Continuing Studies student for priority seating in these classes.
Students attending at least half-time (6 credits per semester) are eligible to apply for federal financial aid. The Priority deadline for filing the FAFSA for financial aid consideration is March 1st. Refer to http://www.plymouth.edu/office/financial-aid/
Students entering with no college credit and attending full-time will complete the program in 4 years. They also have the option of attending part-time until their general education and prerequisites are completed and then they would attend full-time the last 4 terms. Students in the RN-BS program should be able to complete the program in [...]
General education and prerequisite courses are offered in a variety of formats including traditional daytime classes, evenings, or online. Students interested in completing the prerequisites and general education courses through a combination of online, evening and daytime classes should apply through the Division of Online and Continuing Education Studies at: https://www.plymouth.edu/docs/ The nursing sequence will [...]
Students accepted into the nursing program may take prerequisite and general education courses on a part-time basis. Pre-licensure students begin the nursing sequence in January of their junior year, after all general education, prerequisite and elective coursework is completed. The nursing sequence is full-time and is completed in a cohort model in 4 consecutive semesters [...]
Prior to entering nursing (NR) courses, students are required to have proof of the following immunizations: Negative PPD (Tuberculin skin test) within 1 year of admission into the program/hire. Positive PPD responders should have documentation of negative chest x-ray by a health care provider. 3 Hepatitis B vaccines, or documentation of Hepatitis B antibody, or [...]
For current undergraduate costs please go to: http://www.plymouth.edu/office/student-account-services/tuition-and-fees/
Admission is competitive and based on academic qualifications, science background, and recommendations. Associate degree R.N.s interested in the B.S. in Nursing Completion program must have a current, unencumbered NH registered nursing license.
The total number of credits for the B.S. is 120; 56 nursing credits for new students and 34 nursing credits for R.N.s in the B.S. in Nursing Completion program.
Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education scheduled accreditation visit to PSU School of Nursing: comments solicited
Private Scholarships: Private foundations, civic organizations and others are a great resource for additional scholarship monies.