ADMISSION TO NURSING (PORTLAND CAMPUS BSN/ABSN PROGRAMS)
Welcome to the Linfield-Good Samaritan School of Nursing offering Bachelor of Science in Nursing programs for both first degree transfer students and second degree students. The information here is for the Portland Campus residential program for students who are not yet licensed as an RN. Information for the online program for those already licensed and working as RNs may be found on the Adult Degree Program pages.
The Portland Campus program has accelerated (15 month) and two-year (four semesters) options available. These pages will provide you with the information you'll need whether you are just beginning to explore nursing programs, well on your way towards completing your prerequisite courses, or ready to apply for admission.
What you'll find on each link:
Our prerequisite pages for both first degree and second degree (accelerated) applicants will provide you with:
- prerequisite courses required for entry to the program
- course-by-course transfer information for area colleges and universities
- how to obtain an unofficial transfer credit evaluation
Our curriculum pages provide a term-by-term outline of the program for each of three start dates during the year:
- summer start/accelerated program (for students working towards their second bachelor degree only)
- fall or spring start/regular program (for students working towards their first or second bachelor degree)
Our costs and financial aid pages outline:
- cost of attendance
- student loans
- parent loans
- Portland campus scholarships
- general scholarships
- work study
- additional financial aid resources and information
Use our inquiry page to let us know of your interest and receive an information packet.
Contact us for individualized admission advising or to schedule your own visit.
Our application pages contain:
- application checklist
- link to NursingCAS application
- Insight Resume instructions
- reference instructions
- application fee information
- financial aid intent form
- housing information