Bellarmine University BSN Nursing Reviews

Nursing program


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Total estimated cost of attendance is approximately $ 40,350


Following are the minimum requirements for BSN Nursing Program. Minimum admission standards include:

Admission Requirements to the BSN 4-Year Traditional Program Track

  1. Accepted to Bellarmine University.
  2. A completed application for admission to the nursing major on file in the Lansing School of Nursing Department.
  3. Completion of all courses designated in the BSN curriculum for the freshman year.
  4. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. The GPA is based on all earned academic credits earned at Bellarmine and other colleges and/or universities.
    • If the cumulative GPA is less than 2.75, a student may be admitted if the following criteria are met:
      • Prerequisite GPA of 3.0 or higher.
      • Grades of B or higher in BIOL 108, BIOL 109, NURS 110, and NURS 200.
      • No prerequisite grade below a B-.
  1. A minimum grade of B- in prerequisite natural science courses (BIOL 108 and BIOL 109).
  2. A minimum grade of B- in the freshman level nursing courses (NURS 110 and NURS 200).
  3. A student is not eligible for admission to the nursing major if he/she earns three or more unsatisfactory grades in the same course or any combination of these 4 courses: BIOL 108, BIOL 109, NURS 110, and NURS 200. An unsatisfactory grade is defined as one grade lower than B minus; or two withdrawals from any single course or combination of the four courses listed. The policy refers to the final course grade, not a grade on a specific assignment.
  4. Personal interview if requested.
  5. Prerequisite courses must be completed prior to the first day of class in the nursing major. Official transcripts validating grades must be received within 30 days of course completion.
  6. Students for whom English is a second language or who have a degree from an international institution will need to take the TOEFL-iBT (internet-based test) and receive a total score of 83 or higher AND a score of 26 or higher on the speaking test. Only official score reports will be accepted.




Bellarmine University

Address: 2001 Newburg Rd Louisville, KY 40205

Phone: 502-272-8000



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