Accelerated BSN Application for Advancement
The Accelerated BSN (ABSN) is open to Postbaccalaureate applicants and Edson College first-degree seeking students who meet the additional requirements: 1) minimum of 70 credit hours completed before the program begins in spring 2023 and 2) must complete all general studies credits (excluding 3 credits upper-division Literacy and 3 credits upper-division Humanities/Social Behavioral Science) before the program begins in spring 2023
Postbaccalaureate applicants may also want to consider applying for the MS Nursing (Entry to Nursing Practice) program.
Applicants are selected for the Accelerated BSN (ABSN) clinical nursing program through a Competitive Application Process (CAP) based on an Advancement Score. The Advancement Score calculation is 50% Select GPA and 50% Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) score. Students who have degrees in the following majors at Arizona State University, and meet the minimum eligibility criteria, will be given preference for up to 50% of available seats in the Accelerated BSN each cycle: Community Health, Health Care Coordination, Health Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Health Care Compliance and Regulations and Integrative Health. In the event of an Advancement Score tie, admission will be determined by random selection.
All items on the Application for Advancement must be completed for students to be considered for advancement to the Accelerated BSN.