Admission InformationApplication available: December 1, 2016 Application deadline: February 1, 2017 (Transfer students must have all prerequisite courses and Microbiology completed at the time of application to the BSN program.) Admission date: Students are admitted to nursing and pre-nursing annually in the fall only. We do not admit nursing students in the spring semester.
Tuition: 12-17 units $32,900/year (2016/2017 academic year)
Nursing Program Fee: A fee will be assessed yearly to Sophomore, Junior and Senior level nursing students. Room and board: Shared room, mid-priced meal plan $9,950/year (2016-2017 academic year)
Scholarships/Financial aid: Information available through Student Financial Services
Class and clinical: Days; some evenings
Average number of clinical hours per week: 8 to 16 (usually Tuesday & Thursday)
Units to complete the program: 128 semester units
Number of faculty: Full-time - 13; Part-time - 19
Time needed to complete program: 3 year BSN program. All prerequisites must be completed prior to admission to the program.
Average number of sophomore students admitted each fall: 80
Average number of nursing majors in program: 250
- Public Health Nurse (PHN): PHN certification is available upon completion of degree and RN licensure.
- International Nursing: Off campus, cross-cultural experiences for juniors/seniors are available. Options depend on faculty resources.
- Health Promotion Center: Nursing students gain hands on experience while helping others at PLNU's free clinic located in Mid-City San Diego.