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Admission Requirements


To be admitted to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) program, applicants must:

  • Complete the MDC Application for Admission (Note: Official transcripts, from institutions other than Miami Dade College, must be sent to the records department for evaluation at least 6 weeks prior to the deadline date for program application.)
  • Submit a separate application to the B.S.N. program by the deadline. For  Fall Admission the deadline is May 1 of every year, for Spring admission the deadline is September 1; $25 application fee required. Application will be available online; receipt for application fee and copy of BSN license must be provided to the Medical Center Campus New Student Center by the deadline.
  • Have earned an A.S. degree in Nursing from an accredited college recognized by Miami Dade College
  • An active license as a registered nurse (R.N.) in Florida
  • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative and nursing GPA
  • A completed (level 2) background investigation and drug screening (fee required) 
  • Completion of the following required courses prior to formal admission in to the B.S.N. program: BSC2085, BSC2085L, BSC2086, BSC2086L, CHM1033, CHM1033L, MCB2010, MCB2010L, HUN1201, STA2023, PSY2012, SYG2000, DEP2000

Miami Dade College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate and baccalaureate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Miami Dade College.
Miami Dade College is an equal access/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, marital status, age, religion, national origin,
disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, or genetic information. Contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs/ADA Coordinator, at 305.237.2577 for information.