Nursing (University of Pittsburgh at Bradford)

Transfer School: 
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
Transfer Program: 
Nursing
JCC Program: 
Description: 

Guarantees acceptance of students who graduate from the JCC Associate in Applied Science in Nursing degree program, complete required JCC credits with a grade of “C” = 2.0 grade points or better, have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or better, meet UPB conduct standards in regard to known behavioral problems, hold a current Pennsylvania RN License to practice nursing, have a cumulative QPA of 2.50 or above for the minimum 39 Pre-BSN prerequisite credits, and meet one of the following requirements: 1. Graduation from JCC with the Associate in Applied Science in Nursing within three years prior to consideration for admission to the RN-BSN program at UPB, 2. Graduation from JCC with the Associate in Applied Science in Nursing more than 3 years ago but with evidence of at least 1000 hours nursing practice within three years prior to consideration for admission to the RN-BSN program at UPB, or 3. Successful completion of four required Excelsior College exams (Fundamentals of Nursing #403, Adult Nursing #554, Maternal/Child Nursing #457, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing #503) with a minimum score of 45 is required on each exam. JCC students who complete the required and recommended courses in this agreement with grades of “C” or higher will be admitted to UPB with junior standing. JCC students who enter UPB with the appropriate courses, maintain full-time enrollment of 15-18 credits, register for recommended courses, and earn grades of “C” or higher will fulfill graduation requirements for the BSN degree in four, full-time fall and spring semesters. (latest update 2019)

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