Transfer Nursing Admission Requirements

  • Official college transcripts from all schools attended
  • Official test scores: TEAS, HESI, SAT or ACT
  • Personal Statement discussing “Why I wish to be a nurse and study at The College of New Rochelle”
  • Letters of Recommendation (optional)

Academic Requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA on all college coursework
  • Minimum C+ on nursing pre-requisites
  • Minimum Test Scores:
    • TEAS: total grade of 72 (no section below 65)
    • HESI:   80 (on science, reading and math sections)
    • SAT: 1000 (EBR & Math on New SAT)
    • ACT:  19 composite

Transfer Credit Policy

  • All required liberal arts and sciences courses must be a C+ or better
  • All elective courses must be a C- or better
  • All nursing courses must be taken at CNR
  • CLEP credits are allowed with a maximum of 15 credits with a passing grade of a 50.
  • If transferring credits from an international college or university, the transcript must be evaluated by World Education Services or any U.S.-accredited evaluator of international credit.