Admissions Requirements

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Our classes start about every eight weeks, six times per year.

LPN School vs BSN School

Admissions Requirements: BSN Program

Future nurses choose Arizona College of Nursing for many reasons: flexible schedule, accelerated 3-year program, high-tech facilities, personalized attention, and a solid reputation in our local medical community. Our classes start about every eight weeks, six times per year. Start your application today and begin nursing school sooner. Our admissions advisors are ready for your call.

GPA

High school or college cumulative GPA of 2.75 is required for our BSN program.

LPN School vs BSN School

Assessment Score

Admission assessment minimum score of 60 is required for our BSN program.

Credit Transfer Eligibility

We make it easy to apply for transfer credit. Contact our Student Services team to see if you qualify.

COVID-19 Announcement

Due to COVID-19 we have implemented strict health and safety protocols including temperature checks, mask wearing, sanitizing, and distancing to protect our students and staff.

Ability To Benefit (ATB)

If you do not have a GED or High school diploma you can still enroll today! Earn your postsecondary credentials while also obtaining your high school diploma. Details of the Ability-to-Benefit program include:

  • You must be dually enrolled in a Career Pathways program and a program offered by Arizona College.
  • Must be 18 years old to enroll as an Ability-to-Benefit student.
  • Financial aid is available to those who qualify and are enrolled in the ATB program.

Ability-to-Benefit is a program federally governed by the Department of Education. It refers to students who have sufficient competency to benefit from post-secondary education but do not have a high school diploma or a certificate of high school equivalency.

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Nationally Accredited

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1 All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency.

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Seal

2 The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.ccneaccreditation.org).