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Transfer Option: External Applicants

Transfer Option: External Applicants

This transfer option is designed for students currently enrolled in another college or university who would like to transfer into the BSN program at Temple University.  This option requires students to begin our nursing program as a first year nursing student.  Students admitted via this option will spend eight semesters in our BSN program entering the University in the fall semester.  This option is recommended for transfer students with less than 30 college credits.

Transfer admission decisions are highly competitive and made on a space available basis.


Transfer Entry Option


Complete the Undergraduate Application for Transfer students.  Apply for the fall semester and declare nursing as your major.


High school and each college and/or university attended


Required 3.5 minimum GPA, with only one year or less of college work completed (about 30 credits) for consideration.


AP, Honors, or college preparatory high school curriculum.


A strong background in math and science

Application Deadlines

February 15th

Due to University Policy, the Nursing department does NOT evaluate the number of credits transferred into our programs until AFTER admission to the University.  If you need more information please use the following link as a resource, http://www.temple.edu/vpus/transfer/index.htm#EVALUATION.