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The following policies and procedures define the requirements and procedures for admission to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. For admission to the program, applicants must:

  • Complete the online application form.
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Official Transcripts with Confer Date of ADN (Associates in Nursing) 
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher Active RN Licensure in good standing
  • $30 Application Fee
  • Planned Program
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (if applicable).  Scores for admission are:
    • Paper-based TOEFL (PBT): 550
    • Internet-based TOEFL (IBT): 79
    • IELTS: 6
  • Register for UC email

REQUIRED FOR TN STUDENTS ONLY


The Bachelor of Science in Nursing at University of the Cumberlands is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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