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Accelerated BSN - Application deadlines

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ABSN Application Deadlines

Fall:
- Regular admission: January 15
- Priority admission: November 15

Spring:
Regular Admission: September 15
Priority Admission: August 15

Application Process

The Medical University of South Carolina offers applicants an admission process that is timely and easy to understand. Applications are only available online.

All forms originate from the MUSC Office of Enrollment Management. Contact them at 843-792-3313.

Applications are available several months before the application deadline. Applicants are encouraged to file early to expedite processing.

The application is to be supported with:

  • Official transcripts of all collegiate course work completed
  • 3 reference forms included with the application
  • 100 word essay
  • Résumé
  • Criminal background check and drug screen

Upon matriculation, all College of Nursing students will be required to undergo a criminal background check and complete a drug screen.

International Applicants

Due to several distance-education components of this program, MUSC is unable to issue- I-20 forms to allow students to obtain F-1 student visas. Only U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and those holding other valid U.S. visas will be accepted.

Accelerated BSN Student Confirmation Fee

The Accelerated BSN program at MUSC is one of the top programs in the country with a competitive entry, particularly for out-of-state students. Because there is a large out-of-state applicant pool and we have limited enrollment, we must be assured that those out-of-state students who are accepted into our program actually attend. Therefore, all out-of-state students who matriculate are required to pay a one time, non-refundable confirmation fee of $1,000 that will be applied directly to the student’s first-semester tuition charges. The deposit confirms the intention of the accepted out-of-state applicant to enroll and secures a place in the Accelerated BSN program. The confirmation fee for accepted out-of-state students is due by the date stipulated in the program acceptance letter and is non-refundable. If a student pays the confirmation fee and does not enroll in the program, the confirmation fee is forfeited.