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Undergraduate Catalog | 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Catalog | 2018-2019 Previous Edition

Nursing, B.S.N.

The Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree (BSN) requires a minimum of 122 credit hours for the Upper-Division Pre-Licensure Nursing curriculum and the RN-to-BSN completion curriculum.  Students must earn the last 25% of baccalaureate degree requirements at UNC Charlotte.

Admission Requirements


●    Declaration of Major:  All students begin as Pre-Nursing majors and apply to upper division once eligible.  Advising session is required prior to declaration.


  • Minimum GPA:  3.0
  • Pre-Major/Prerequisite Courses:  A grade B or above is required in any Science prerequisite coursework.  Only one grade of C is allowed for a 3-credit hour prerequisite course, which must be re-taken for a grade B or above prior to applying to upper division.
  • Transferable Credit Hours:  24

Pre-Licensure Upper-Division Nursing Major Requirements

Degree Total = 122 credit hours

Grade Requirements

All Nursing major courses must be completed with a grade of C or above.  Students must also have a minimum GPA of 2.0 overall.