- Utah State University's Admissions procedures can be found here
- If you are a transfer student, this page will help you find the courses that transfer to USU
What is a USU Nursing Program About?:
- Meet with your advisor to find the right program for you
- After your prerequisite courses are complete, you can apply to the nursing program of your choice
- This detailed document is a great resource for USU nursing applications
- Once you have been accepted into a nursing program, check out the scholarships that are available
When you have been accepted into a USU nursing program, ALL STUDENTS will be required to provide documentation of immunizations, BLS (Basic Life Support) for Healthcare Providers (AHA approved), urine drug screen and background check. This is our complete list of clinical requirements.
- One-year certificate program.
- Provide basic patient care, administer medication, monitor health, and provide comfort.
- This program prepares graduates to take the NCLEX-PN exam for licensure. Upon passing, graduates can qualify for positions as entry-level Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs).
- Two-year associate degree.
- For LPNs working towards Registered Nurse (RN) licensure.
- Coordinate care delivered by other healthcare personnel, provide basic patient care, administer medication, monitor health, and provide comfort.
- This program prepares graduates to take the NCLEX-RN exam for licensure.
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- The USU Nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission For Education in Nursing (ACEN), formerly known as the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLNAC), and is approved by the Utah State Board of Nursing.