Becoming a more competitive applicant

  1. 0 Hi guys,

    I'm trying to apply to ABSN programs in California. Would being a CNA or caregiver help in the admissions process (on your resume)? I graduated UCLA with a bachelor's in biology, but my GPA was quite mediocre (2.8). Do nursing schools take the school I went to into consideration? Also, what can I do to become a more competitive applicant?

    Thank you!
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    About socalprenurse08

    From 'Vista, California'; Joined May '12; Posts: 12.

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    Working in healthcare will help you both on your application and in your knowledge base.

    Take prerequisite classes and ace them is the
    best way to take attention away from a low GPA.
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