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School of Science, Technology and Health Studies

Dean: Joseph H. Bularzik
Phone: (315) 684-6079
Email: bularzjh@morrisville.edu

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To access the NLN pre-admission test information and register for the exam visit: https://www.nlnonlinetesting.org/cgi/registration_store.pl?shortcut=PAX;

The NLN pre-admissions test is offered at multiple test locations. For a complete list of testing locations please refer to the NLN registration information.

Exam Date Start Time End Time Location
Monday, February 15, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab
Wednesday, March 09, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab
Monday, March 21, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab
Monday, April 18, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 9 am 12 pm Galbreath Hall Rm 115 - CAD Lab

Please note that each session has limited seating and registration closes two weeks prior (at noon) to each test date. Applicants that are taking the exam at Morrisville State College must submit a $37 exam fee online at the time of registration. Students will also need to bring a $20 proctor fee in cash at the time of the test. Students are to report 30 minutes prior to the start of the examination in order to have paperwork and credentials verified.

There is a study guide available for this exam. It is called Preadmission RN Study Guide by Jones and Bartlett and can be obtained from various bookstores or online.

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Admissions Requirements

Nursing is a competitive program that requires students to have a strong background in biology, chemistry and math. All applications are reviewed holistically for admission to the college. It is strongly suggested that SAT and/or ACT scores be submitted.

  • Minimum GPA: 2.75 for transfer students
  • Placement in MATH 102
  • NLN Pre-Admission test with a minimum composite score of 100 out of a possible 200
  • Students who were unsuccessful in other nursing programs may not eligible for admission. Students who do not meet the admission requirements for the Nursing program may be admitted to the Liberal Arts/Science curriculum. A minimum cumulative average of 2.75 is required for admission to Nursing. Students who desire to be enrolled on a full-time basis while completing prerequisite course work may be scheduled for the following suggested plan which may include six semesters for degree completion. These students will be advised by a Nursing Faculty member who can suggest coursework appropriate to the area of interest.
  • For complete admission information, contact the Admissions Department or view the program pages at morrisville.edu/nursingaas