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We’ve fast-tracked our admissions process so you can start school — and your career — sooner. 

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 starting nursing school sooner. Our admissions advisors are ready for your call

Our BSN admission requirements:

  • High school or college cumulative GPA of 2.75 
  • Admission assessment minimum score of 60

Admissions Requirements: Allied Health Programs.

  • High School Diploma/GED Verification Statement or Ability to Benefit Testing (ATB)
  • Passing score on our entrance exam
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 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.

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2 The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program at Arizona College of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

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