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Nursing - Advanced Entry

Ashland University

15 months
22000 USD/year
22000 USD/year
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Are you an ambitious high school student who has already earned transfer college credit? Are you looking to get a head start on your nursing journey? The Nursing - Advanced Entry program at Ashland University provides you with an opportunity to complete freshman- and sophomore-level nursing coursework in a fast-paced format.


Key facts

As an Nursing - Advanced Entry program student at Ashland University, you’ll fast-track your coursework during the fall semester and will complete the program in three additional semesters.

Admission to the Advanced Entry program is competitive and prospective students are encouraged to begin your application process early. Only applicants who complete all necessary application requirements on or before the application deadline will be considered for Advanced Entry admission.

Program Benefits Include:

  • Direct Entry—no further application is required to
  • advance to clinical coursework
  • NCLEX pass rate, 90% or above in the last two years
  • 1:8 clinical instructor-to-student ratio
  •  State-of-the-art Simulation Center
  • Complete the BSN program in 15 months or 4 semesters 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Prereq Human Anatomy/Physiology
  • Prereq Microbiology
  • Prereq Inorganic/Organic/Biochemistry 4
  • Prereq Ethics
  • Prereq Statistics
  • Prereq Nutrition
  • Nursing Concepts
  • Pathology/Pharmacology
  • Health Assessment
  • Health Foundations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university prior to beginning course work.
  • At least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average in college coursework.
  • Science prerequisite coursework cumulative grade point average must be a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 GPA scale.
  • Completion of the following prerequisite courses from an accredited college or university. All prerequisite courses must be completed with a minimum letter grade of "C" in order for that credit to count as meeting the prerequisite requirement. Science prerequisite coursework must have been completed within 10 years prior to the program start date.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 USD per year during 15 months.
  • National

    22000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 USD per year during 15 months.

Living costs for Ashland

1078 - 1787 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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