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Students who apply in this track must successfully complete or will complete all first-year coursework before the start of the Fall 2023 semester. Students accepted to this program will start nursing courses Spring 2024. First-year courses are listed below:

  • ENG 101 Rhetoric and Composition I
  • ENG 201 Rhetoric and Composition II
  • BIOL 121 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIOL 122 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • CHEM 141 Principles of Chemistry
  • MATH 114 Quantitative Reasoning
  • PSY 201 Introduction to Psychology
  • HP 115 Medical Terminology
  • UNIV 101 First Year Experience
  • CMST 101 or CMS 107 101: Intro to Public Speaking or 107: Interpersonal Communications
  • KIN 192 Concepts in Health & Wellness


All eligibility rules apply. Please consult your Academic Advisor for more information on this track.

July 28, 2023 Application deadline.

  • Must be accepted by the University as an undergraduate student required first.
  • Online application must be submitted by end of day July 28, 2023.

August 4, 2023 Supplemental documentation and first year course completion deadline.

  • Personal statement & Leadership and community engagement resume must be submitted by end of day August 4, 2023.

August 11, 2023 All first-year courses successfully completed.

  • Successful completion of all pre-requisite courses by this date. Official transcripts for coursework completed at other institutions must be on file with the University by this date.

August 26, 2023 In-person interviews.

  • Applicant to be notified of specific time and location after August 11, 2023.

Application Requirements:

  • Acceptance to the University of Southern Indiana as an undergraduate.
  • Application to the Bachelors of Science in Nursing Program at the College of Nursing and Health Professions. Holistic Admissions Application.
  • Submission of a 150 word Personal Statement describing why you want to become a nurse. Please create a Microsoft Word DOC or DOCX or PDF document to attach to the Holistic Admissions Application when prompted. 
  • Submission of the Leadership and Community Engagement Resume. Please download form provided here and complete. Attach when prompted in the Holistic Admissions Application. Leadership and Community Engagement Resume Form
  • Participation in a personal interview.
  • Non-native speakers of English must meet English proficiency requirements as established by the USI Center for International Programs.