Admissions Dillard University

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Generic/Transfer Admission
LPN to BSN Admission

Are you ready for Dillard University's Nursing Program? Review this checklist and answer the following:

Admissions Requirements:

1. Have you completed the first-year core curriculum (see courses below) and nursing cognate courses with a grade of "C" or better?

2. Did you have to repeat any of the following courses: (CHE 111, CHE 114/104, BIO 201/202, and MATH 121)? If so, did you have to repeat them more than once? If you did, you are not eligible for admission to the nursing program.

3. Is your GPA 2.5 or above?

4. Did you take the TEAS? Was your score at 47.6 or above for Reading, and 46.7 or above for Math?

5. Have you attended any other nursing program? If so, can you obtain a letter of good standing (meaning you can return to that nursing program)?

Additional Admissions Requirements:

(These must be met once your application is approved for admission to the program.)

1. Complete criminal background checks.

2. Present evidence of satisfactory health status.

3. Present proof of health insurance coverage

4. Present proof of student nurse liability insurance.

5. Complete a cardiopulmonary resuscitation course at the level of the Professional Rescuer
 (from American Red Cross) or Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association).

Pre-requisite/Cognate Course Requirements:

(Must be completed with a grade of “C” or above. No more than one repeat of any science or math course. Students with two or more repeats are not eligible for admission.)

AWS 100 Survey of the African World
BIO 201 Anatomy and Physiology I
BIO 202 Anatomy and Physiology II
CHE 111 General Chemistry
CHE 114/104 Intro to Organic and Biological
ENG 111 Expository Writing
ENG 112 Argument and Research
FYS 101 First Year Seminar
FYS 102 Firs Year Seminar
MAT 121 College Algebra
PSY 101 Introduction to Psychology
PSY 204 Human Development
UCO 101 University Convocation
UCO 102 University Convocation

What You Need To Do Now:

If you are ready to attend the Dillard University School of Nursing:

1. Complete your application (available in January) by March 1 and submit all required transcripts to the School of Nursing (if seeking transfer credit).

2. Take the TEAS exam (offered in the fall and spring). See the Dillard Nursing Facebook page or for additional information.

3. We strongly recommend you take summer classes to keep on track to enter the program (we
 only offer admission once a year, in the fall).

If you have any questions or would like additional information, please contact us:

Dillard University
School of Nursing
2601 Gentilly Blvd
PSB 102
New Orleans, LA 70122

(504) 816-4717
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Facebook: Dillard Nursing

Study hard and do well. We look forward to seeing you in our program!