UTA Spring 2013 - page 60

by tnuh

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Hello everyone! Just wanted to start this thread for anyone planning on attending UTA's nursing program in the Spring of 2013..... I am working on the last of my pre-reqs right now at TCC, but I plan on attending UTA this fall... Read More


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    Frankiedarling,

    It's hard to say just knowing your science GPA. A lot depends on your overall GPA, considerations, and whether or not you are partnered.

    Based on what my advisor has told me and what I have read online, if your overall GPA is lower than a 3.5, then you will probably not be competitive unless you are partnered or have at least a couple of considerations. As far as the HESI goes, I believe they are concerned with whether or not you passed, and not your actual score.


    Hope this helps somewhat. Good luck.
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    Hi Frankiedarling,
    Your HESI is good enough for UTA, they just want a passing score. If I were you I would a) try to get a job with a partner hospital (this will greatly increase your chances) or b) keep retaking the science courses to get the science gpa as close to a 4.0 as you can. It may take more than one try but you can definitely do this! I would apply now, but know that it may take more than one try. Many in the program got in on their 2nd or 3rd try.
    Good Luck!
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    I forgot to mention that the program is well regarded with the hospitals.
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    Even the AP program?? I had my doubts about doing the program online, but with my schedule, I kind of have to.
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    Thank you so much for the answers back... now my new question is I was looking in to doing the online course cause I feel I have a chance at that track faster than the one I am on now but I am confused on the Pre reqs its saying you have to have like 3 different english lit classes and other random stuff Is what is required for the on line prerequisites not the same for the online based program I am only missing 5 classes that I will be taking between now and spring start but now I feel lost I have the following pre reqs and will be obtaining some with in this list if i am missing a class please let me know and again this is for the online class

    A&P 1&2
    chem
    micro
    english 1&2
    PE
    college algebra
    sociology
    intro to psych
    music appreciation
    govt 1&2
    History 1
    history 2(taking this summer)
    technical writing (taking this summer)
    Developmental psych (taking this summer)
    pharm
    patho
    statistics
    intro to nursing
    speech

    am I missing any classes that I have to have before being able to get in to the on line bsn???
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    Good luck guys - letters are out - anyone hear anything yet?
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    I only applied to the AP BSN program. Received an acceptance letter yesterday. :-)
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    Congratulations, btw...

    Don
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    Thank you!
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    Congratulations! Welcome to nursing!
    Quote from Violach
    I only applied to the AP BSN program. Received an acceptance letter yesterday. :-)


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