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Jenn Loretto

BSN Program Coordinator

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Why pursue a BSN at Aultman College?

Like you, our primary focus is health care. Aultman College has a longstanding tradition of educating excellent nurses since 1892. In Aultman's BSN Completion Program, you will:

  • Attend smaller classes with a lower student-teacher ratio
  • Connect with dedicated faculty and staff that strive for student success
  • Enjoy a flexible curriculum
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What are the admission requirements?

  • A completed program application and $45 application fee. The application fee will be waived with proof of military service

Post-Licensure Track 1

  • Graduate from a regionally accredited nursing program with a certificate, diploma, or associate degree in nursing or have a diploma or associate degree in nursing from Aultman College/Aultman Hospital School of Nursing
  • An active, unencumbered Ohio license as a registered nurse
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or better (on a 4.0 scale) for all prerequisite courses and previous college credits

OR

  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.0-2.49 for all prerequisite courses and previous college credits. Register and complete a minimum of six credit hours of coursework during the first semester and receive a cumulative semester GPA of 2.5 or above to be eligible for continued enrollment

Pre-Licensure Track 1

  • Graduate from a regionally accredited nursing program with a certificate, diploma, or associate degree in nursing or have a diploma or associate degree in nursing from Aultman College/Aultman Hospital School of Nursing
  • Pass the NCLEX-RN Licensure Exam within two consecutive semesters from the first day of enrollment

Pre-Licensure Track 2

  • Currently be enrolled, in good academic standing, in an ASN program
  • Have an entering cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale) for all prerequisite courses and previous college credits
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What courses are included in the BSN curriculum?

BSN Completion Program Curriculum

COURSE SUBJECT AND TITLE CREDIT HOURS NOTES
NURSING
NRS 300 Health Assessment 3  
NRS 302 Nursing Research 3 PRE-REQ MTH 205 AND NRS 300
NRS 304 Care of Culturally Diverse Populations 3 PRE-REQ SOC 121 AND NRS 300
NRS 306 Gerontology 3 PRE-REQ NRS 300 AND NRS 304
NRS 400 Health Promotion/Teaching 3 PRE-REQ NRS 300
NRS 402 Informatics for Clinical Judgment 3 PRE-REQ NRS 300
NRS 404 Community 4 PRE-REQ NRS 300
NRS 406 Leadership 4 PRE-REQ NRS 300, NRS 302, NRS 304, NRS 306, NRS 400, NRS 402, NRS 404
TOTAL 26  
GENERAL EDUCATION
SPA 103 Conversational Spanish 3  
MTH 205 Statistics 3 PRE-REQ MTH 105
BIO 315 Pathophysiology 3 PRE-REQ BIO 205; BIO 207
PHL 114 World Religion 3  
COM 105 Public Speaking 3  
ECN 225 Economics of Healthcare 3 PRE-REQ MTH 105
PSY 221 Caring & Terminal Illness 3 PRE-REQ PSY 111
SLS 105 Distance Education Foundations 1  
PSC 205 Politics of Healthcare 3  
HSC 130 Helping Skills 3  
TOTAL 21  
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Will my transfer credits be accepted?

Yes, students may transfer in a maximum of 82 credit hours for the BSN Completion Program. Because each student has unique and individual needs, please email Jenn Loretto, program coordinator, at jennifer.loretto@aultmancollege.edu to learn more about the transfer credit process.

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What type of classes are offered?

All classes will be offered in the hybrid format. This means 1/3 of course content will be face-to-face instruction with the remaining 2/3 conducted online.

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When will I be on campus for classes?

Courses are offered in an accelerated format. There are two seven-week sessions per semester. Students can expect to be on campus two hours per week per course enrolled.

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What is the cost of the BSN Completion Program?

The cost per credit hour is $457 which is less than other local private universities. Aultman College is the only college in the area to offer health care specific education to meet the needs of our growing community. Financial aid and alumni discounts are available to those who qualify.

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