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Western Kentucky University


Location

2355 Nashville Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42101 (Map)

School Facts

  • NLNAC Accreditation
  • CCNE Accreditation
  • Online Program

APPLICANT INFORMATION


Course requirements for applicants:
Chemistry 109- Chemistry for Health Professionals (4 hrs, includes a lab)
Math 116 - College Algebra
FCS 111 - Human Nutrition
Bio 131 Anatomy and Physiology I (4 hrs, includes a lab)
Bio 231 Anatomy and Physiology II (4 hrs, includes a lab)
Biology 207/208 Microbiology (4 hrs, includes a lab)
Psy 199 Developmental Psychology (3 hrs)
Allied Health 290 Medical Terminology (3 hrs)
Statistics (3 hrs) You can take any ONE of the following courses to meet this requirement. Math 183, Econ 206, Social Work 344, Soc 300, PH 383 or Psy 301.
Nursing 102 Introduction to Professional Nursing


Experience required for residency/new grad programs:
Several small scholarships and a few larger ones are available for nursing students through the College Heights Foundation and other WKU foundations. Students who wish to be considered for these WKU scholarships must apply using the general WKU Scholarship application.


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