Admission Criteria

The following prerequisites are required for admission into the PN program and must be completed prior to starting the program:

  1. Completion of college-level Human Anatomy/Lab with a “C” or above;
  2. Completion of MTH010 Fundamentals of Math or equivalent or higher with a minimum grade of “C” or have a placement score or assessment measure that places you directly into MTH095 Transitional Algebra or higher;
  3. Complete the ATI TEAS exam and score a 58% or higher – this test can be scheduled through the MACC website at
  4. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 from high school or college. All university or college coursework attempted will be considered when determining a student’s cumulative grade point average. College transcript supersedes high school transcript;
  5. Admissions is contingent on maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 2.5;
  6. A TOEFL score of 560 on the written exam or score of 86 on the TOEFL IBT exam, ACT English score of 20 or greater, or a “C” or better in Composition I for students for whom English is a second language;
  7. Health insurance is required for all nursing students. 


Students are selected for admission into the program via a weighted admission process. Applicants whose records indicate the greatest potential for successful achievement will be admitted to the program. Qualified applicants not admitted for the current academic year will be placed on an alternate list. If no position becomes available, these applicants must reapply for the next academic year.

Applications will be reviewed and selected without consideration of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital or parental status, religion, genetics, ancestry, or veteran status.

These are minimum application criteria for this program and do not guarantee admission.

1981-82 National Championship Women's Basketball Team

Coach Dick Halterman
Coach John Cochran
Ball Boy – Troy Halterman
Eleanor Carr
Rochelle McKenzie
Brenna Kelly
Carmela McMullen
Tammy Harryman
Janet Thompson
Kim Cooley
Lisa Brown
Georgia Hinson
Kathy Schulz
Denise Derrieux
Margrett Bassett
Jackie Glosson
Marion Fitzsimmons
Manager – Debbie Brown
Manager – John Peveler

1980-1981 Women's Basketball Team

Coach Dick Halterman
Coach John Cochran 
Sandy Moore
Pat Seger Zeitlow
Lisa Linathcum Holt
Patty Rapp Thorne
Renne Skaggs Brown
Vickie Crigler
Elenaor Carr
Rochelle McKenzie
Sheri Sills Schneider
Sara Figg Gillilan
Manager Roxie Robinson
Manager Debbie Brown

1977-78 Women’s Team

Coach Joyce Campbell
Assistant Coach Steve Hunter
Mary Smiley Wohlford
Linda Connor Seidt
Robin Fitzsimmons Trammell
Janet Jackson
Debbie Stith Head
Kristie Richards Musick
Donna Farris David
Brenda Rucker
Neal Head, trainer
Cara Sue Bowden Cockerham, manager