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  Sep 19, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 Bellingham Technical College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Nursing


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Overview

Have you always wanted to be a nurse? Are you currently employed in healthcare and want to advance your education and expand your career opportunities? Then BTC’s Associate in Pre-Nursing (Transfer) program is for you! This program includes instruction in English, psychology, mathematics, and science, and will prepare you to enter select Washington State four-year pre-licensure Nursing programs as a junior, where you may complete your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

Have you always wanted to be a nurse? Are you currently employed in healthcare and want to advance your education and expand your career opportunities? Then BTC’s Associate in Pre-Nursing DTA/MRP program is for you!

The Associate in Pre-Nursing DTA/MRP program includes instruction in English, psychology, mathematics, and science and will position you to enter select Washington State four-year pre-licensure nursing programs as a junior, where you may complete your Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.

Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program (DTA/MRP)

Upon completion of BTC’s Associate in Pre-Nursing DTA/MRP degree, students are eligible to transfer to a number of Washington State institutions including Northwest University, Pacific Lutheran University, University of Washington, Walla Walla College, Washington State University, and Western Washington University.

Important note: Admission into many schools is competitive and higher grade point averages and course grades are often required. Completion of the general Pre-Nursing DTA/MRP degree does not necessarily satisfy all transfer requirements; some institutions may have additional course requirements. Check individual schools for the most up-to-date admission requirements and recommendations.

Program Entry Information

For questions, please contact Admissions at 360-752-8345 or e-mail us at admissions@btc.edu

Program Start

  • This program accepts students quarterly.

Testing Requirements

  • Placement testing in Reading, Math and Writing. Test scores or transcripts from another college may also be accepted along with the Evaluation Request Form

Degree and Certificate Requirements

Nursing DTA/MRP Degree completion requires a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or greater and minimum grade of B- /2.7 for all Program Core courses, and minimum grade of B/3.0 for all academic courses.

Program Application/Forms

Planning Guide

Associate in Pre-Nursing (DTA/MRP) Planning Guide

Programs

    Direct Transfer Agreement/Major Related Program

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