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  1. students applying in atlanta Ga or near by area help ME!!!!!
    I live in the Atlanta area and, while I have not applied to nursing school quite yet, I can safely tell you all schools are different. I currently attend Georgia State University, where it's all...
    Jan 10, '13
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  2. A&P 1
    The material isn't hard--it's the volume of material being thrown at you that is challenging. Each school is different, but lecture was physiology and lab was anatomy for me. I aced physiology with...
    Dec 16, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  3. All BSN programs in Georgia
    I go to Georgia State University. We require pathophysiology, but not until you've been accepted to the nursing program. For the traditional track, you take bio/chem/or physics + labs, microbiology +...
    Dec 9, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  4. What was your HS GPA & SAT score before getting accepted into nursing school?
    There are no programs like the one you are describing in my state, but I know what you are talking about! I know a girl who took a route like that in Massachusetts and she had a 1770 on her SAT and a...
    Dec 8, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Can I get into nursing school with a so-so GPA?
    It varies between schools and programs. In my area, associate degree nursing programs would accept your GPA, especially with volunteer hours under your belt, but at my current school, the B.S. ...
    Dec 3, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  6. What credits are needed for a BSN?
    Generally, A&P I and II, microbiology with a public health component + lab, English I and II, college algebra, statistics, human health span and development, abnormal psychology, and either Bio I and...
    Nov 30, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. Has anyone formed a study group for your class?
    I used quizlet.com. You can make flash cards and play study games based off of those cards that really help solidify the information, and even use others' cards that they haven't protected. There's a...
    Nov 29, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. Teacher repeats his test.
    I have had many professors who did this, including a microbiology professor. Don't let it affect your integrity and just keep studying the material to build it long-term. You will be the one who has...
    Nov 29, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Has anyone formed a study group for your class?
    My school is primarily a commuter school with students from all over, so a classmate and I made a closed Facebook group to help each other out. We posted about it on the grade management system our...
    Nov 28, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  10. Micro and A&P 2
    Quizlet has a free app that you can use to make flash cards. It's very helpful for Anatomy. Other than that, I haven't really found any.
    Nov 27, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  11. Spring'13 Schedule
    I took A&P with neurobiology, nutrition, microbiology lab, A&P lab, and a bio lab. It is very doable, you just have to manage your time properly. A&P requires tons of hours of study time.
    Nov 27, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. Anybody gotten an ASN at GPC and gone into the ACE program at GSU?
    GSU's ACE ace program actually accepts a lower GPA than the traditional! Good luck.
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  13. Emory BSN program (out of state student)
    According to their website, 83% of their students accepted this year were from out of state. Admission Statistics | Emory College | Atlanta, GA
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  14. Anybody gotten an ASN at GPC and gone into the ACE program at GSU?
    Most of them, yes. I just have A&P II left for my traditional program pre-reqs and abnormal psych and communications/cultural development for the ACE program. I'm just too nervous to apply to either...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  15. A Fork in The Road!!!!!!
    Why not get your associate's, work whatever job you can get with it, and work on an online RN-BSN bridge to get your BSN? It's only a few more classes. It depends on your area, really, but I live in...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. Nervous about college!
    You're only 50 points away! Why not retake it? Most students' scores improve when they retake it. Mine increased by 250 points the second time around.
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  17. Graphic designer going back to school to get an nursing degree
    Because you already have a B.S. in graphic design, an accelerated program is an option, because, in an accelerated BSN program, there is only time for your nursing courses. All core classes and...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. TEAS Test  Scores
    Like the other two posters said, every school is different. Try asking one of your nursing advisors what the average GPA/TEAS score is for accepted students in the program. If you're concerned about...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: TEAS Exam Help
  19. Micro and A&P 2
    I used the 3rd Edition of the Anatomy Coloring book by Wynn Kapit and Lawrnence M. Elson. It was only $11 on amazon with free shipping and it helped me visualize the muscle groups, but it didn't do...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Nervous about college!
    Just get as close to a 4.0 in your first year of college and your GPA should boost with no trouble. I'm a little confused though, since you said your school requires a 3.0 to get in, but you have a...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Downplaying Enthusiam
    I'm the same way. My GPA is only a 3.8, which is considered "hardly competitive" at my school, so I'm too ashamed to even apply. I'm trying to finish out all my core classes and pre-reqs before...
    Nov 24, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. What is a microbiology lab practical like?
    I had a written and performance-based practical. The performance-based required us to make a successful gram stain and pure culture following proper procedure (aseptic technique, etc.) and have...
    Nov 23, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  23. Anybody gotten an ASN at GPC and gone into the ACE program at GSU?
    Any classes on that list that you have taken at Perimeter should transfer over (Perimeter has a guarantee that their classes will transfer to any GA school), EXCEPT the ones that specifically say...
    Nov 23, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  24. Anybody gotten an ASN at GPC and gone into the ACE program at GSU?
    I haven't earned an ASN at GPC, but I can tell you what classes are required for the ACE program at GSU, as I am a student at GSU who will be applying to the ACE program soon. Pre-requisites can...
    Nov 22, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  25. Need to register asap...Please help
    Every college is different, so I also recommend seeing an advisor, but it seems that many programs require statistics, general psychology, abnormal psychology, health and human development,...
    Nov 19, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student


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