Registered Nursing Program
RN & LVN-RN Bridge Program Application Period
Nov 1 - Jan 15
May 1 - July 15
*If the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, applications are due the following business day*
The application deadline for the Fall 2017 application is Tuesday, January 17, 2017.
To download the Certification of Language Proficiency form, select this link:
To view the Multicriteria areas and criteria points for the Fall 2016 application, select this link:
Assessment of the following criteria is used to determine admission eligibility:
1. Previous College Degree
2. Relevant Diploma/Certificate
3. Work/Volunteer Experience
4. Prerequisite GPA
5. Prerequisite Course Repeats
6. TEAS Test Score
7. Special Experience/Circumstances
8. Second Language
9. 18+ Units completed at COS leading to an Associate's Degree
Generic RN applicants and transfer students who have failed or withdrawn once from any other RN program can only be admitted one time to the COS RN program.
Generic RN applicants and transfer students who have failed or withdrawn twice from any other RN Program(s) will not be considered for admission to the COS RN Program.