Applicant Newsletter – September 20, 2017

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Open Seats One of the benefits of NursingCAS is to provide notifications to applicants about programs that have available space. Did you know that more than 14,000 seats go unfilled annually? Review the listing below to determine if you would like to apply to one of these programs.

Deadline Extensions Programs often extend their deadlines in order to allow applicants more time to complete the admissions process. Review the list below to see if any programs you are interested in have extended their deadline

New Programs New programs are added to NursingCAS frequently so in order to help you discover and learn about new offerings please review the updated list below.


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Open Seats

 

Columbia College of Nursing

Immediate openings available for our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program for Spring 2018! Columbia College of Nursing (CCON) offers guaranteed clinical placements and no waiting lists. The CCON BSN Program is an upper division “2 plus 2” program. Students complete their first 60 prerequisite and general education credits at accredited institutions of higher learning. Upon successful completion, students can be admitted directly into the nursing program, where the final 60 nursing credits for the BSN degree are completed.

See the CCON BSN Program NursingCAS page for more information, or visit www.ccon.edu.


Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Jefferson College of Health Sciences is accepting applications for Fall 2018 in our Master of Science in Nursing: Nursing Administration and our Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner. With a small cohort of students, you get a personalized touch at Jefferson College; faculty care about you and your success. Both programs of study were planned for the working professional nurse. Courses are available online, with opportunities for in person interaction.

Applicants must apply through NursingCAS: The Centralized Application for Nursing Programs. Jefferson College does not require a supplemental application. The application through NursingCAS can be found at https://www.nursingcas.org/.

Please contact Sarah Boswell with any questions: srboswell@jchs.edu.


Barry University

Barry University is a Catholic institution situated in sunny Miami Shores, Florida. The university is home to a diverse body of students from a variety of geographic, ethnic, religious and socio-economic backgrounds, and is committed to the highest academic standards in undergraduate and graduate education.

Barry University is a Catholic institution situated in sunny Miami Shores, Florida. The university is home to a diverse body of students from a variety of geographic, ethnic, religious and socio-economic backgrounds, and is committed to the highest academic standards in undergraduate and graduate education.

Barry University: 5 Things You Should Know

  1. Barry University was just announced as #26 in Top Nursing Schools according to the Community for Accredited Online Schools
  2. NCLEX-RN pass rates consistently above the state average for the past five years.
  3. Through a partnership with Baptist Health South Florida, qualified students can save up to $20,000 in tuition costs and greatly increase their chances of direct hire upon graduation.
  4. Students typically enter the workforce within 6 months of graduation.
  5. Barry University nursing programs are fully accredited by the CCNE.

Now accepting applications for the Spring 2018 semester

  • Traditional BSN This program is completed over 6 semesters and is designed to comprehensively prepare the student for nursing practice.
  • Accelerated Option BSN: Our popular accelerated option is designed for second-degree seekers wishing to complete a BSN. This program is completed in just 4 semesters and is competitively priced at $7500/semester.
  • RN-to-BSN is for Registered Nurses who wish to complete their baccalaureate degree.

The program allows you to take just two online nursing courses a semester and finish your degree in 15 months. This program is competitively priced at $12,400 for the entire program.
Interested? Please visit our webpage for more details and contact Mr. Jason Pittmon (jpittmon@barry.edu) or Ms. Terri Navarro (tnavarro@barry.edu) for more information.


Belmont University

Belmont’s graduate nursing programs – the BSN-to-DNP for Family Nurse Practice (FNP), the MSN-to-DNP, the MSN for Family Nurse Practice (FNP), and post graduate APRN for Family Nurse Practice – all have open seats for Fall 2018.


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New Programs