Nursing program w/a minimum required to pass with a 90% on exams, what do you think? - page 3

Currently I'm looking into and spoke with an admissions counselor about an accelerated BSN program that requires students to pass with a 90% or better on each exam. I found out you get only one... Read More

  1. by   Nicole74
    That's a ALOT of money.

    I don't think I would risk it.
  2. by   blondy2061h
    Ours was 80% per class, but 90% on each exam seems a bit ridiculous. I graduated college dean's list each semester, magna cum laude, etc, but I definitely got below 90% on many an exam- especially in microbiology!
  3. by   Horseshoe
    Listen to what people here are telling you. Something's rotten in Denmark.
  4. by   nvsmom
    Of course I am not going to go on with admissions process. But I am curious to find out what current students think of the program and how they are doing.
  5. by   DizzyLizzyNurse
    My class had over 200 students and only 78 graduated and that was with a 75% as a passing grade. Those tests are HARD.
  6. by   red2003xlt
    You might try a LPN program that a signed agreement with a Juco College for continuation to a full RN license.

    Generally speaking the LPN programs don't have the enormous waiting list that RN/BSN have