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Nursing BS - RN Track - Applying to the Program

(HEGIS: 12.03 NURSING-BA & HIGHER, CIP: 51.3801 Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.)

School of Nursing

Wende Hall
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-8013

Marsha L. Lewis
Dean and Professor

Catherine M. Mann
Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Studies

Jennifer Schreier
Director of Student Services

Associated Programs

Becoming a Nursing BS - RN Track Student

All applicants must apply to UB. Applications to become a Nursing BS - RN Track student are reviewed on a rolling basis. Eligible applicants will have completed a community college (associate's degree) or hospital based (diploma) nursing program, possess an unencumbered U.S. registered nurse license, and complete the prerequisite statistics course before the summer start date with 2.500 overall GPA recommended. Qualified students are admitted on a space available basis.

Becoming a University at Buffalo Student

Admission to UB is based on a holistic review. We consider high school average, class rank (where applicable), strength of the high school academic record and SAT or ACT scores. A personal essay, recommendations, documented creative talent, demonstrated leadership, community service and special circumstances are also considered. For the 2019 admitted freshman class, UB reported an average GPA range from 90-96, an average ACT score of 24-30 and an average SAT score of 1180-1350.
The following is not required for admission, but is suggested as adequate preparation for university-level coursework:

  • Four years of English (with a substantial writing component).
  • Four years of social studies.
  • Three years of college-preparatory science.
  • Three years of a second language.
  • Three years of college-preparatory mathematics.

Visit Undergraduate Admissions to learn more.

Transfer Admission to the Program

All applicants must apply to UB. Applications to become a Nursing BS - RN Track student are reviewed on a rolling basis. Eligible applicants will have completed a community college (associate's degree) or hospital based (diploma) nursing program, possess an unencumbered US Registered Nurse license, and complete the prerequisite statistics course before the summer start date with 2.500 overall GPA recommended. Qualified students are admitted on a space available basis.

Suggested Introductory Courses

 
Published: Apr 06, 2020 07:19:36